What does Wanetta mean?
Wanetta /wa-net-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wanetta is "pale-skinned". From the same root as the word "wan". Also possibly a phonetic variant of Juanita.
How popular is Wanetta?
Wanetta is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4185 out of 4276, Top 98%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Wanita, Waneta, Nita, Juanita and Juana are the prominent varying forms of Wanetta (not ranked). Variants like Junita are seldom used. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4716%) and have become significantly less widespread since, with the versions Juana, Juanita and Nita becoming less fashionable. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Wanetta and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Wanetta is alike in pronunciation to Anetta, Annetta▼, Inetta, Wyanetta and Wyonetta. Other recommended similar baby names are Janetta, Lanetta, Vanetta and Zanetta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Wanetta.