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pinWhat does Yvette mean?

Yvette /yvet-te/ as a girls' name is pronounced ee-VET, i-VET. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Yvette is "yew". Feminine of Yves; diminutive of Yvonne. Actress Yvette Mimieux.


Yvette has 6 variants: Ivett, Ivetta, Ivette, Yevette, Yvedt and Yvetta.

Affiliated girl names: Elixyvett and Evette.

Yvette has 5 more related forms via Yvonne: Evette, Iveta, Lavette, Yuette and Yvett.

Kreatif forms: Yvetne, Yvetse, Yvetye. [more]

pinHow 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)

Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Yvette for girls. Yvette entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its highest position of #173 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Yvette name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Yvette outside U.S.

Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Yvette and related names. Evette, Ivette and Yvonne are the popular alternative forms of Yvette. These relations of Yvette reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (average #388) and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Evette, Ivette, Yvette and Yvonne becoming less in vogue.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Yvette, Evette, Ivette, Yvonne in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Yvette and related baby names outside U.S.

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Yvette is pronounced similarly to Eevette and Eyvette. Other suggested similar baby 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.