Meaning and Name Origin
Joetta \jo(et)-ta\ as a name for girls means "Jehovah is God". Joetta is a form of Jo (American): an independent name and short form of names like Joanna. Joetta is also a form of Joelle (French): feminine of Joel.
Joetta has 41 related variations via Jo, Joelle: Jobelle, Jobeth, Jodean, Jodelle, Joela, Joelin, Joell, Joella, Joellen, Joelliane, Joellin, Joelly, Joellyn, Joely, Joelynn, Joette, Jolana, Joleesa, Jolene▼, Jolinda, Jolisa, Jolise, Jolissa, Jolyn, Jolynn, Jomarie, Jonell, Jonelle, Jonessa, Jonetia, Joniece, Jonique, Jonisa, Joquise, Jorene, Josanna, Josanne, Jovelle, Jowella, Jowelle and Jozette.
Joetta is a very prominent first name for women (#1896 out of 4276, Top 44%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Joetta for girls. Joetta was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex rank of #975 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Joetta and affiliated names. Jo, Joelle, Joellen and Jolene (#720 last year) are the prominent alternative forms of Joetta. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread during the years 1960-1969 and is now significantly less, with the versions Jo, Joelle and Jolene becoming less in vogue. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)