What does Manette mean?
Manette /ma-net-te/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Manette is "star of the sea". Manette is an alternate spelling of Mary (Latin). Monette is a conventional surname.
Manette has 1 variant: Minette.
Manette has 33 more related forms via Mary: Maire, Mallie▼, Mame, Mamie▼, Manon, Manya, Mare, Maree, Marella, Marelle, Maren, Maretta, Marette, Marice, Marie▼, Marielle, Marietta▼, Mariette, Marilee▼, Marita, Maritsa, Maritza▼, Marje, Marylee, Maryse, Maure, Maurene, Maurine▼, Maurise, Maurita, Mayme▼, Maymie▼ and Minnie▼.Kreatif forms: Meenette, Minte. [more]
How popular is Manette?
Manette is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Manette is an unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the girl name Manette and associated names. Prominent variation forms of Manette (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 are Mary (#120 a year ago), Marie (#579), Maurine, Mayme, Minnie, Maymie, Maritza, Marilee, Mamie, Mame, Maren, Marietta, Mallie and Marita. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4664%) and is now much less (usage 0.0929%, down 80.1%), with forms such as Maritza, Marie, Mamie, Marietta and Mallie becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Manette is pronounced similarly to Minnette. Other suggested similar baby names are Danette▼, Janette▼, Lanette, Marnette, Minetta, Nanette▼ and Wanette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Manette.