What does Hewett mean?
Hewett [hewett] as a boys' name is of Old French origin. A surname brought to England after the Norman Conquest of 1066. The Hewett family lived in Huet near Evreux in Normandy, France. Also possibly a diminutive of Hugh (German) "heart, intellect".
(male) Hecett, Hewati, ..
(female) Hewen, .. MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
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How popular is Hewett?
Hewett is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#5211 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Hewett (NOT RANKED) listed in the Top 2000 are Hewitt and Hugh (#849 FROM CURRENT RECORDS). Other forms, like Hew, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Hewett was well-received among parents in the 1880s (ADOPTION OF 0.2%) and has become much less since. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)
Hewett is alike in pronunciation to Hayatt, Hiatt and Hyatt. Other recommended names are Arnett, Averett, Beckett▲, Benett, Bennett▲, Bernett, Brett▼, Dewitt▼, Emmett▲, Everett▲, Garett▼, Gelett, Hackett, Hammett, Hamnett, Haslett, Hawes, Hazlett, Hearst, Heath▼, Heber, Hedeon, Heder, Helmut, Herbert▼, Heriot, Heroot (see Cherut), Herut (see Cherut), Hesed, Hevel, Hew, Hewe, Hewney, Hewson, Hezeki, Hobert▼, Howe, Howel, Howell, Hubert▼, Hywel, Jarett▼, Jerett, Jerrett, Jett▲, Kennett, Kentt (see Kent), Leggett, Meritt, Merrett, Pagett, Prewett, Prewitt, Rhett▲ and Sennett. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hewett.