What does Linnette mean?
Linnette \l(in)-nette, linn(et)-te\ as a name for girls. Linnette's roots are Welsh and Old French, and Linnette means "idol; linnet, a small songbird". Linnette is a derivative of Linette (Welsh, Old French): probably a variant of Lynette. An unusual baby name.
Linnette has 1 more related variation via Linette: Linetta.
Linnette is a rare first name for females. Linnette is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Lanette, Linette, Lynette and Lynnette are the prominent related forms of Linnette (#unlisted). Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1960-1969 and has become significantly lower since, with the forms Lynette and Lynnette becoming less trendy. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Linnette and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)