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Jeanette meaning and name origin

Jeanette \je(a)-nette, jean(et)-te\ as a girl's name is pronounced je-NET. It is of French origin. Diminutive of Jean; variant spelling of Jeannette. A favorite name in France. The name is associated with the singer and film celebrity Jeanette in the 1920s and 1930s. See also Janet.

Jeanette has 4 variant forms: Jeanetta, Jeannette, Jenette and Jennet.

For more information, see also the related name Jane.

Jeanette is also pronounced similarly to Genette, Jaenette, Janett, Janette, Jannette, Jennette, Johnette, Jonette and Junette. Other suggested similar baby names are Janetta, Jeannetta, Jenetta, Jennetta and Juanetta.

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Popularity of Jeanette

Jeanette is a very popular first name for females (#191 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#83322 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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Top 1000 ranking of Jeanette name in U.S.
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