What does Jannette mean?
Jannette /jan-net-te/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Jannette's name origin is Scottish. Jannette is an alternate form of Janet (Scottish): originally a version of Jane. Jinnette is a conventional surname.
How popular is Jannette?
Jannette is a very prominent first name for women (#1400 out of 4276, Top 33%) and a slightly less prominent last name for all people (#89895 out of 150436, Top 60%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Jannette for girls. Jannette was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #762 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Jannette are Janette and Janet. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.596%) and has become much less since, with the versions Janet, Janette and Jannette becoming less in vogue. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Jannette and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Jannette▼ is pronounced similarly to Ginnette, Jaenette, Jeanette▼, Jeannette▼ and Junette. Other suggested similar baby names are Dannette, Jeannetta, Jennetta and Nannette▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Jannette.