What does Josette mean?
Josette /jo-set-te/ as a name for girls. Josette's roots are Hebrew and English, and the meaning of the name Josette is "Jehovah increases". Josette is a variant form of Josephine (Hebrew) with the suffix -tte. Josette is also a variation of Josie (English).
How popular is Josette?
Josette is a very prominent first name for females (#1328 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Josette for girls. Josette was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest position of #829 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Josette are Josefa, Josefine, Josephine (#147 last year) and Josie (#254). Other variants, like Josefene, are seldom used. These relations of Josette were at the peak of their popularity a century ago (average #535) and are somewhat less popular today (#680, down 31%), with the version Josefa becoming less in vogue. Josephine and Josie are two of the more trendy girl names in this compilation, with both names having a revival in popularity.
Thinking of names?
Josette is alike in pronunciation to Jazette. Other recommended similar baby names are Bobette, Colette▲, Cosetta, Cosette, Cozette, Dorette, Jackette, Janette▼, Jenette, Jette, Joetta, Johnette, Joletta, Jolette, Joliette, Jonetta, Jonette, Jorjette, Joselle, Julette, Junette, Justie, Kolette, Korette, Lisette▼, Lonette, Lorette, Mosette, Musette, Robette, Ronette, Rosetta▼, Rosette, Susette, Tonette and Yolette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Josette.