What does Jennette mean?
Associated with: scottish.
(female) Jinnette, Jinte, ..
(male) Jendi, Jennetter, .. Middle name pairings:
Jennette Amal (J.A.), ..
How popular is Jennette?
Jennette is a very prominent first name for females (#1671 out of 4276, Top 39%) and also a very prominent surname for all people (#16176 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jennette entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #1046 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Jennette appearing in the Top 2000 are Janet (#1487 in recent rankings), Johnetta, Johnette, Jonette, Jannet, Janett, Janetta, Janette and Jannette. Adoption of these forms of Jennette was at its apex during 1950-1959 (average #1274) and has become much diminished since, with forms like Janette becoming somewhat outmoded.
Jennette is alike in pronunciation to Genette, Ginette, Ginnette, Jaenette, Jeanette▼, Jeannette▼ and Junette. Other suggested similar names are Annetta▼, Annette▼, Bellette, Benetta, Bergette, Bernetta, Brunette, Cecette, Danette▼, Dennette, Eevette (see Evette), Finette, Garnette, Glennette, Gwennetta, Henriette, Jackette, Janeth, Jannelle, Jazette, Jeanee, Jeanelle, Jeanetta, Jenee, Jenelle, Jeniece, Jennalee, Jennasee, Jenne, Jenneffer, Jenneil, Jennessa, Jennetta, Jenneva, Jennice, Jennilee, Jennine, Jennita, Jennylee, Jinnee, Joette, Jolette, Joliette, Jonetta, Jorjette, Jozette, Julette, Juliette▲, Lenette, Linnette, Lynette▼, Lynnett, Nanette▼, Ninette, Nynette, Ornette, Reginette, Reinette, Renetta, Renette, Ronette, Ronnette, Toinette, Tonette, Trinette, Trinnette, Venusette and Wanette. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jennette.See names in meaning and etymology.