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Garnett

What does Garnett mean?

Garnett Pronunciation of Garnett [gar-nett] as a name for boys is of Old French derivation, and the name Garnett means "seller of pomegranates". Garnett is an alternate spelling of Garnet (Old French).

Associated with: seller (occupational).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Ganett, Gennett, ..

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Garnett Terrance (G.T.), ..

How popular is Garnett?

Garnett is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#3331 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Garnett reached its top position of #693 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Garnett name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only other prominent related form of Garnett is Garnet. These relations of Garnett were favored as baby names during the years 1900-1909 (average #871).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Garnett, Garnet in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Arnett, Arnott, Barnet, Barnett, Baronett (see Barnett), Barrett, Bartlett, Bartt (see Bart), Bassett, Benett, Bennett, Bernett, Brett, Burdett, Burkett, Burnett, Corbett, Daggett, Earnest, Gaine, Gainer, Gaines, Ganesh, Gannet, Gannett, Gardell, Garen, Gareth, Garett, Garey, Garith, Garlen, Garlend, Garmen, Garnar, Garner, Garnier, Garnock, Garrat, Garratt, Garreck, Garred, Garren, Garret, Garreth, Garrett, Garrith, Garritt, Garrot (see Garret), Garrott, Garth, Garve, Garven, Garwen, Garyth, Gayne, Gaynes, Gelett, Gerritt, Gillett, Hackett, Hammett, Hamnett, Haslett, Hazlett, Jarett, Jarrett, Jarrott, Jerett, Jerrett, Kennett, Merrett, Padgett, Pagett and Sennett. These names tend to be more frequently used than Garnett.

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