What does Letta mean?
Letta /let-ta/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the name Letta means "joy". Letta is a version of Letitia (Latin): Latin variant of the name. Compare surname Leotta.
How popular is Letta?
Letta is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#130443 out of 150436, Top 87%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Letta for girls. Letta was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its apex rank of #809 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Letta and associated names. Latisha, Leda, Leta, Letha, Leticia, Letitia, Lettie and Tisha are the prominent alternative forms of Letta ranked in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3466%) and have become much less popular since, with versions such as Letha, Leticia, Letitia, Lettie and Tisha becoming somewhat outmoded. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Letta is alike in pronunciation to Lata, Leeta, Leota▼, Letoya, Lettee, Lita, Lotta, Lotti and Lotty. Other suggested similar baby names are Betta, Cetta, Detta, Hetta, Jetta, Leida, Leith, Leitha, Leoda, Lethe, Lethia, Leyda, Lotte, Netta, Retta▼, Yetta▼ and Zetta▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Letta.