What does Willette mean?
Willette /wil-let-te/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Old German derivation, and Willette means "determined protector". Willette is an alternate spelling of Wilhelmina (Old German) with the suffix -tte.
Willette has 17 relations via Wilhelmina: Billee, Billey, Billie▼, Guillemette, Wileen, Willa▼, Willabelle, Willamine, Willeen, Willemina, Willene▼, Willetta, Willie▼, Willmina, Willmine, Willy and Wilmette.Kreatif forms: Welette, Willetwe, Wilte. [more]
How popular is Willette?
Willette is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2735 out of 4276, Top 64%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#8426 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Willette and corresponding names. Willa (#549 in 2014), Willie, Willene, Billie and Wilhelmina are the prominent related forms of Willette (not ranked). Forms like Billee are uncommon. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.6314%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.0902%, ▼85.7%), with the forms Wilhelmina, Billie, Willene, Willie and Willa falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)