Meaning and name origin
Josette \j(o)-sette, jos(et)-te\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew and English origin, and the meaning of Josette is "Jehovah increases". Josette is a variant of Josephine (Hebrew): feminine of Joseph with the diminutive suffix -ine. Also a variant of Josie (English): pet form of Josephine, now widely used as an independent given name.
Josette is a very popular first name for females (#1328 out of 4276, Top 31%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Josette for girls. Josette reached its highest rank of #829 in the U.S. in 1960-1969 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Josette and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Josephine (#147), Josie (#254) and Josette. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Josette is also pronounced similarly to Jazette and Jozette. Other suggested similar baby names are Cosette, Joette, Jolette, Jonette, Josetta, Mosette and Rosette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Josette.