Meaning and name origin
Netta \n(et)-ta\ as a girl's name is of Latin and English origin. Netta is a variant of Antoinette: French feminine diminutive of Antoine, from Anthony. Also a variant 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 variant of Nettie (English).
Netta 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 the baby name popularity of the name Netta for girls. Netta reached its highest rank of #903 in the U.S. in 1880-1889. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Netta and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Antonia (#975), Nettie, Antoinette and Netta. (2014 statistics).
Netta is also pronounced similarly to Nata, Natty, Neta, Neti, Nettia and Nita. Other suggested similar baby names are Betta, Cetta, Detta, Hetta, Jetta, Letta, Neda, Nedda, Nesta, Netia, Retta, Yetta and Zetta. These names tend to be more commonly used than Netta.