What does Nettie mean?
(female) Natie, Netie, ..
(male) Netcis, .. Middle name pairings:
Nettie Saylor (N.S.), ..
How popular is Nettie?
Nettie is a very prominent first name for females (#495 out of 4276, Top 12%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Nettie was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top position of #65 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Nettie rated in the Top 2000 are Anne (#569 a year ago), Annette (#1334), Antoinette, Antonia (#1014), Ettie, Hattie (#488), Hennie, Henrietta, Hettie, Hetty, Nan, Nanette, Natalie (#27), Netta, Nicole (#152) and Yetta. These relations of Nettie were popular during 1980-1989 (average #1370) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1504, 67% less usage), with versions such as Annette becoming less in vogue. Natalie has generally been a favorite of parents.
Nettie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Nattie, Natty, Neta, Neti, Netti and Nettia. Other suggested similar names are Attie, Beatie, Beattie, Bertie▼, Bethie, Betsie, Bette▼, Betti, Bettie▼, Bettine, Bettye▼, Dottie▼, Gertie▼, Hittie, Jette, Kittie▼, Lettee, Lettice, Lettie▼, Lottie▼, Mattie▼, Mette, Nadie, Neddie, Nedi, Needia, Neelie, Nellie▼, Nelsie, Nessie, Netia, Pattie▼, Tottie and Yette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nettie.See names in meaning and etymology.