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Jette (girl)

What does Jette mean?

Jette Pronunciation of Jette [jette] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Jette) is of Danish origin. Jette is a variant form of Jetta (Danish): modern name.

Variations

Jette has 1 variant: Jett.

Jette has 1 more related form via Jetta: Yette.

Creative forms:
(female) Jete, Jetje, ..

(male) Jetah, Jetri, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jette Maritza (J.M.), ..

How popular is Jette?

Jette is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#17676 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. The only prominent related form of Jette (outside Top 2000) is Jetta. Other forms, like Yette, are uncommon. Adoption of this form of Jette was at its apex in the 1920s. Below is a graphed study of the history of Jette and corresponding names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jetta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jette and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jette is pronounced similarly to Joette. Other recommended names are Alette, Anette, Arette, Beate, Bente, Berte, Bette, Brette, Evette, Gerte, Gitte, Grette, Hette, Huette, Idette, Ivette, Janette, Jazette, Jeane, Jenae, Jenee, Jenette, Jenie, Jenne, Jerae, Jere, Jeree, Jerle, Jesse, Jeth, Joetta, Jolette, Jonette, Josette, Jozette, Julette, Junette, Jutta, Lotte, Mette, Odette, Olette, Orette, Patte, Ryette, Utte, Wyette, Yuette and Yvette. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jette.

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