What does Lettie mean?
Lettie \l(et)-tie\ as a name for girls is of Greek and Latin origin, and the name Lettie means "footloose; joy". Lettie is a derivative of Aleta (Greek): also variant of Alethea. Lettie is also a variation of Letitia (Latin): Latin form of the name.
Lettie▼ has 24 more related variations via Aleta, Letitia: Aletta, Alette, Alletta, Allette, Eletta, Elletta, Ellette, Laetitia, Laetizia, Latashia, Latia, Latisha▼, Leda▼, Letha▼, Letice, Leticia▼, Leticja, Letisha, Letizia, Lettice, Lettitia, Letycja, Tish and Tisha▼.
Lettie is a very popular first name for women (#1171 out of 4276, Top 27%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Lettie for girls. Lettie reached its highest rank of #219 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Lettie and related names. Letitia, Letta, Tisha, Leticia, Letha, Latisha, Leda, Leta and Aleta are the prominent related forms of Lettie. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1880-1889 and is now much lower, with versions like Letitia, Lettie, Tisha, Leticia and Letha becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Lettie▼ is pronounced similarly to Lotie, Lottee, Lotti and Lottie▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Bettie▼, Hettie▼, Leithe, Lethe, Lethia, Lotte, Nettie▼ and Yettie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lettie.