What does Ninette mean?
Ninette [ni-net-te] as a girls' name. Ninette's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Ninette is "He (God) has favored me; little girl; great-granddaughter". Ninette is an alternate spelling of Anne (Hebrew): the English variant of Hannah. Ninette is also a variant of Nina (Spanish, Hebrew). Ninette is also used as a variant of Ninon (French, Hebrew).
(female) Neinette, Nenette, ..
(male) Nineton, Ninetris, ..
How popular is Ninette?
Ninette is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Ninette is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the statistics of Ninette and associated names. Anette, Anne (#553 in 2014), Annetta, Annette (#1306), Nanette, Nettie and Nina (#295) are the prominent alternative forms of Ninette (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Ninette was more pronounced among parents in the 1960s (average #653) and is now much reduced (#1450, ▼83%), with versions like Anne becoming less fashionable. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Ninette is pronounced similarly to Nannette. Other suggested similar names are Arnette, Cinetta, Danette▼, Finetta, Finette, Genette, Gilette, Ginetta, Ginette, Ginnette, Janette▼, Jenette, Jonette, Junette, Kinetta, Lanette, Lenette, Linett, Linetta, Linette, Linnette, Lisette▼, Lizette▼, Lonette, Lunette, Lynette▼, Manette, Minetta, Minette, Minnette, Nadette, Ornette, Reinette, Renette, Ronette, Toinette, Tonette, Trinette, Vidette, Vinetta, Vinette, Vynette and Wanette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ninette.