Meaning and name origin
Jonette \j(o)-nette, jon(et)-te\ as a girl's name is of Scottish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jonette is "God is gracious". Jonette is a variant of Janet (Scottish): originally a diminutive of Jane, from the French Jeanette. Also a variant of Johnna (Hebrew): feminine of John and Jon.
Jonette is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Jonette and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Johnna, Janet, Jannette and Janette. (2014 statistics).
Jonette is also pronounced similarly to Genette, Ginette, Jaenette, Jeanette and Junette. Other suggested similar baby names are Janetta, Jenetta, Joette, Johnetta, Jolette, Jonetia, Jonetta, Josette, Jozette, Lonette, Ronette and Tonette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jonette.