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Meaning and name origin

Jannette \j(an)-nette, jann(et)-te\ as a girl's name is of Scottish origin. Jannette is a variant of Janet (Scottish): originally a diminutive of Jane, from the French Jeanette.


Jannette has 13 variant forms: Janett, Janette, Janit, Jannet, Janot, Jenette, Jennet, Jennette, Jinnet, Jinnett, Johnette, Jonet, Jonette.


Jannette is a very popular first name for females (#1400 out of 4276, Top 33%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Jannette for girls. Jannette reached its highest rank of #762 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jannette name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jannette and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Jannette, Janette and Janet. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Janet, Janette, Jannette in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Jannette is also pronounced similarly to Ginnette, Jaenette, Jeanette, Jeannette and Junette. Other suggested similar baby names are Dannette, Janetta, Janneth, Jeannetta, Jennetta and Nannette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jannette.