Meaning and name origin
Yevette \ye-vette, yev(et)-te\ as a girl's name is of French and Old German origin, and the meaning of Yevette is "yew". Yevette is a variant of Yvette (French): feminine of Yves; diminutive of Yvonne.
Yevette is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3918 out of 4276, Top 92%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Yevette and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Yvonne, Yvette, Ivette and Evette. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).