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What does Ivette mean?

Ivette Pronunciation of Ivette [ivette] as a girls' name is pronounced ee-VET. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Ivette is "yew". Variant of Yvette.

Associated with: yew (tree).


Ivette has 1 variant: Ivetta.

Related girl name: Yvonne.

4 more relations via Yvette: Ivett, Yevette, Yvedt and Yvetta.

Creative forms:
(female) Ilette, Inette, ..

(male) Ivid, Ivita, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ivette Lilah (I.L.), ..

How popular is Ivette?

Ivette is a very prominent first name for females (#1133 out of 4276, Top 26%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Ivette was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #572 in the U.S. in 1991, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ivette name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ivette outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Ivette rated in the Top 2000 are Yvette (#1519 the previous year), Yvonne (#1764) and Yevette. Usage of these forms of Ivette reached its highest 6 decades ago (adoption of 0.21%) and is now significantly lower (adoption 0.01%, 95% less), with forms such as Ivette falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ivette, Yevette, Yvette, Yvonne in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ivette and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ivette is alike in pronunciation to Eevette, Evette, Eyvette and Yvett. Other suggested similar names are Alette, Anette, Arette, Bette, Brette, Ervette, Evetta, Grette, Hette, Huette, Idette, Inetta, Irvette, Isotte (see Isolde), Ivee, Iveta, Jette, Joette, Lavette, Mette, Odette, Olette, Orette, Ryette, Wyette, Yette and Yuette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Ivette.

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