What does Jonette mean?
Jonette /jon-et-te/ as a girls' name. Jonette's name origins are Scottish and Hebrew, and Jonette means "God is gracious". Jonette is a version, with the prefix Jo-, of Janet (Scottish): originally a variant of Jane. Jonette is also a variation of Johnna (Hebrew): feminine of John and Jon.
(female) Jeante, Jonetje, ..
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How popular is Jonette?
Jonette is an unusual given name for females. Jonette is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Jonette for girls. Jonette was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #1980 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Prominent variation forms of Jonette appearing in the Top 2000 are Janet (#1375 last year), Janeth, Janett, Janetta, Janette, Jannet, Jannette, Jennette, Johnetta, Johnette, Johnna, Jonell and Jonnie. These relations of Jonette were favored by parents in the 1950s (median #1347) and have become much less conventional since (#1955, ▼99.4%), with forms such as Janette becoming less trendy.
Jonette is pronounced similarly to Genette, Ginette, Ginnette, Jaenette, Jeanette▼, Jeannette▼ and Junette. Other suggested similar names are Anette, Annette▼, Arnette, Bobette, Colette▲, Conetta, Cosette, Cozette, Danette▼, Donetta, Dorette, Finette, Jazette, Jeanetta, Jennetta, Jette, Joetta, Joette, Joletta, Jolette, Joliette, Jonati (see Yonina), Jonee, Jonelle, Jonetia, Jorjette, Josetta, Josette, Jozette, Juanetta, Julette, Kolette, Korette, Lanette, Lenette, Linette, Lonette, Lorette, Lunette, Lynette▼, Manette, Minette, Mosette, Nanette▼, Ninette, Nynette, Ornette, Renette, Rhonette (see Rhonda), Robette, Ronette, Ronnette, Rosette, Toinette, Tonette, Vinette, Vynette, Wanette and Yolette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jonette.