Meaning and Name Origin
Netta \n(et)-ta\ as a girls' name. Netta's roots are Latin and English. Netta is a variant of Antoinette: French feminine diminutive of Antoine, from Anthony. Netta is also a derivative of Antonia (Latin): feminine of Anthony, used since classical times, when it was a common Roman feminine family name. Netta is also used as a variation of Nettie (English).
Netta has 39 more related variations via Antoinette, Antonia, Nettie: Anteunette, Anthonia, Anthony, Antionette, Antoinetta, Antonella, Antonetta, Antonette▼, Antonie, Antonietta, Antonija, Antonina▼, Antonine, Antonique, Antonisha, Antoniya, Antonnette, Antonya, Antwahnette, Antwanetta, Antwinett, Onita, Teunisje, To, Toinette, Toini, Tona, Tonechka, Tonette, Toni▼, Tonia▼, Tonie, Tony, Tonya▼, Tonye, Toos, Toosje, Tunke and Tunna.
Netta is an unusual given name for women. Netta is an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Netta for girls. Netta reached its highest position of #903 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Netta and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Netta appearing in the Top 1000 are Antonia (#975 a year ago), Nettie, Toni, Tonya, Tonia, Antonina, Antonietta, Antionette, Antoinette, Antonetta, Antonette and Anthony. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and are now significantly less popular, with versions such as Toni, Tonia, Tonya, Nettie and Antonina becoming somewhat outmoded. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Netta is alike in pronunciation to Nata, Natty, Neta▼, Neti, Nettia and Nita▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Betta, Cetta, Detta, Hetta, Jetta, Letta, Neda, Nedda, Nesta, Netia, Retta▼, Yetta▼ and Zetta▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Netta.