What does Yevette mean?
Yevette [ye-vet-te] as a name for girls is of French origin, and the meaning of the name Yevette is "yew". Yevette is an alternate spelling of Yvette (French): feminine of Yves. Yevette is also a form of Yvonne (French, Old German).
Associated with: yew (tree).
(female) Yeveti, Yevetta, ..
(male) Yevetman, Yevetro, ..
How popular is Yevette?
Yevette is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3918 out of 4276, Top 92%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Yevette for girls. Yevette was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top position of #1920 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Yvette (#1413 the previous year), Yvonne (#1682), Lavette, Ivette and Evette are the prominent alternative forms of Yevette appearing in the Top 2000. These relations of Yevette reached the height of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (average #931) and are now much less conventional (#1849, 95% less usage), with versions such as Ivette falling out of fashion.
Yevette is pronounced similarly to Eevette and Eyvette. Other suggested similar names are Alette, Alivette, Annette▼, Arlette, Arnette, Bellette, Bernette, Bobette, Briette, Cecette, Cloette, Colette▲, Cosette, Dennette, Dorette, Earvette (see Irvette), Eliette, Emmette, Erlette, Ervette, Fayette, Finette, Genette, Ginette, Gwenette, Huette, Hugette, Irvette, Jaenette, Jazette, Jenette, Jennette, Jolette, Jonette, Josette, Jozette, Junette, Kennette, Kolette, Korette, Lanette, Lenette, Linette, Lonette, Lucette, Lurette, Manette, Nadette, Ninette, Nynette, Odelette, Olette, Orette, Ornette, Perlette, Pierette, Rayette, Reinette, Renette, Rosette, Ryette, Sarette, Seleste, Sylvette, Vedette, Vernette, Vidette, Vynette, Yetta▼, Yette, Yettie, Yolette and Ysotte. These names tend to be less commonly used than Yevette.