What does Linnette mean?
Linnette /lin-net-te/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Linnette's roots are Welsh and Old French, and Linnette means "idol; linnet, a small songbird". Linnette is a version of Linette (Welsh, Old French): probably a variation of Lynette. Compare last name Linett.
Linnette has 1 more related variation via Linette: Linetta.Kreatif forms: Linnetto, Linto. [more]
How popular is Linnette?
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 (not ranked). Variants like Lenette are seldom used. Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3803%) 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)