Meaning and name origin
Letta \l(et)-ta\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Letta is "joy". Letta is a variant of Letitia (Latin): Latin form of the name, of which Lettice was the form in medieval England.
Letta is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Letta for girls. Letta reached its highest rank of #809 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Letta and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lettie, Letta, Letitia and Leta. (2014 statistics).
Letta is also pronounced similarly to Lata, Latia, Leeta, Leota▼, Letoya, Lettee, Lita, Lotta, Lotti and Lotty. Other suggested similar baby names are Betta, Cetta, Detta, Hetta, Jetta, Leda▼, Leida, Leith, Leitha, Leoda, Letha▼, Lethe, Lethia, Leyda, Lotte, Netta, Retta▼, Yetta▼ and Zetta▼. These names tend to be more commonly used than Letta.