Meaning and Name Origin
Lynetta \l(y)-netta, lyn(et)-ta\ as a girls' name is of Welsh origin, and the name Lynetta means "nymph; idol". Lynetta is a variant of Lynette (Welsh): French variant of an ancient Welsh given name, Eluned. Seldom used as a baby name.
Lynetta is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3118 out of 4276, Top 73%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lynetta and associated names. Popular related forms of Lynetta (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Lynnette, Lynette, Linette and Lanette. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Lynnette and Lynette becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Lynetta is alike in pronunciation to Lanetta, Leneta, Linetta and Lunetta. Other recommended similar baby names are Lenette, Lonette, Lunette, Lynnett and Vynetta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lynetta.