What does Janette mean?
Janette /ja-net-te/ as a name for girls is of Hebrew and Scottish derivation, and the meaning of the name Janette is "God is gracious". Janette is an alternate form, with the suffix -tte, of Jane (Hebrew): originally a feminine version of John. Janette is also a variation of Janet (Scottish).
Janette▼ has 32 more different relations via Jane, Janet: Gianetta, Jainee, Janae▼, Janaye, Janean, Janeane, Janee, Janeen, Janel▼, Janela, Janelba, Janella, Janelle▲, Janene, Janerita, Janessa▲, Janeta, Janeth, Janetta, Janey, Janice▼, Janie▼, Janine▼, Janique, Janise, Jannelle, Janneth, Jeanelle, Jenelle, Jenetta, Johnetta and Jonelle.Kreatif forms: Jacnette, Janetje. [more]
How popular is Janette?
Janette is a very popular first name for females (#573 out of 4276, Top 13%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#104257 out of 150436, Top 69%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Janette for girls. Janette reached its top rank of #358 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Prominent varying forms of Janette listed in the Top 1000 are Janae (#932 a year ago), Jane (#322), Janeen, Janel, Janelle (#450), Janessa (#761), Janet, Janice, Janie, Janine, Jannette, Jeanette, Jeannette and Jenelle. Other variants, like Jannelle, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Janette was well-received during 1960-1969 (median #516) and is somewhat lower today (#897, down 78.8%), with forms such as Janie becoming less fashionable. Janelle and Janessa are two of the more fashionable birth names here.
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Janette▼ is pronounced similarly to Genette, Ginette, Ginnette, Jaenette and Junette. Other recommended similar baby names are Anette, Annette▼, Arnette, Babette, Cadette, Danette▼, Dannette, Dawnette, Fayette, Finette, Garnette, Halette, Jackette, Janeece, Janeese, Janesse, Janita, Jazette, Jeanetta, Jeannetta, Jennetta, Jette, Joette, Jolette, Jonetia, Jonetta, Josette, Jozette, Juanetta, Julette, Lanetta, Lanette, Lavette, Lenette, Linette, Lonette, Lunette, Lynette▼, Manette, Marette, Marnette, Minette, Nadette, Nanete, Nanette▼, Nannette▼, Ninette, Nynette, Ornette, Rayette, Renette, Ronette, Sarette, Tonette, Twanette, Vanetta, Vinette, Vynette, Wanetta, Wanette and Zanetta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Janette.