What does Letty mean?
Letty /let-ty/ as a name for girls is of Greek and Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Letty is "footloose; joy". Letty is an alternate form of Aleta (Greek): also version of Alethea. Letty is also a form of Letitia (Latin): Latin version of the name.
(female) Laty, Lity, ..
(male) Letly, Leton, ..
How popular is Letty?
Letty is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2249 out of 4276, Top 53%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Letty for girls. Letty reached its peak rank of #1109 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the statistics of the girl name Letty and corresponding names. Letitia, Letta, Lettie, Letha, Leta, Aletta, Latia, Leda and Aleta are the popular variation forms of Letty ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lettice, are uncommon. These forms of Letty were popular as birth names during 1890-1899 (median #961), but now, forms like Letitia have become somewhat outmoded.
Letty is alike in pronunciation to Lata, Latoya▼, Leeta, Leota▼, Letoya, Lita, Lotie, Lotta▼, Lottee, Lottey, Lotti, Lottie▼ and Lotty. Other recommended names are Berty, Betty▼, Dotty, Etty, Gerty, Hatty, Hetty, Hitty, Kitty▼, Leith, Lesly▼, Lesy, Lethe, Lexy, Lotte, Matty, Natty, Netty, Patty▼ and Tetty. These names tend to be less frequently used than Letty.