Meaning and name origin
Manette \m(a)-nette, man(et)-te\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Manette is "star of the sea". Manette is a variant of Mary (Latin): saint Jerome associated the Virgin's name with the Latin phrase "stella maris".
Manette has 1 variant form: Minette.
Manette is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Manette and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Mary (#120). (2014 statistics).
Manette is also pronounced similarly to Minnette. Other suggested similar baby names are Danette▼, Janette▼, Lanette, Marette, Marnette, Minetta, Nanette▼ and Wanette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Manette.