Meaning and name origin
Laveta \l(a)-ve-ta\ as a girl's name is of Latin, French and Old German origin, and the meaning of Laveta is "cleansed; yew". Laveta is a variant of Laveda (Latin): also variant of Veda (Sanskrit) "wisdom". Also a variant of Yvonne (French, Old German): feminine variant of Yves, a saint's name, and Ivo.
Laveta has 1 variant form: Lavetta.
Laveta is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3428 out of 4276, Top 80%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Laveta and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Yvonne. (2014 statistics).