What does Yvette mean?
Associated with: yew (tree).
(female) Phate, Yvetne, ..
(male) Yvetri, Yvetya, .. Middle name pairings:
Yvette Teresa (Y.T.), ..
How popular is Yvette?
Yvette is a very prominent first name for females (#348 out of 4276, Top 8%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Yvette entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #172 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, and is at #1519 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Evette, Ivette, Lavette, Yevette and Yvonne (#1764 from current records) are the popular alternative forms of Yvette (#1519 from current records). These relations of Yvette reached the peak of their popularity 55 years ago (average #931) and have become significantly less popular since, with forms like Yvonne becoming less in vogue.
Yvette▼ is pronounced similarly to Eevette and Eyvette. Other suggested similar names are Alette, Anette, Arette, Bette▼, Brette, Ervette, Evetta, Grette, Hette, Huette, Idette, Irvette, Jette, Joette, Mette, Odette, Olette, Orette, Ryette, Wyette, Yetta▼, Yette, Yettie, Yolette and Ysotte. These names tend to be less frequently used than Yvette.See names in meaning and etymology.