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What does Arette mean?

Arette Pronunciation of Arette as a name for girls is of Greek derivation, and the name Arette means "excellence; righteous". Arette is a version of Aretha (Greek): singer Aretha Franklin.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, righteous


VARIANTS Orette, Arete

RELATIONS VIA ARETHA Areta, Aretina, Aretta, Arletha, Oreta, Oretha, Oretta



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How popular is Arette?

Arette is a rare given name for women. Arette is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular varying forms of Arette (NOT RANKED) are Aretha, Aretta, Arletha and Oretha. Other variants, like Areta, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Arette reached its most widespread in the 1960s (AVERAGE #1681), but now, the version Aretha has become less trendy. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aretha, Aretta, Arletha, Oretha in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Arette is pronounced similarly to Ariette. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aletta, Alette, Allette, Amorette, Andrette, Anett, Anetta, Anette, Annette, Arelie, Arelle, Arene, Arletta, Arlette, Arnett, Arnetta, Arnette, Artha, Artia, Artie, Artlette, Aubrette, Bette, Brett, Bretta, Brette, Briette, Britte, Dorette, Erlette, Ervette, Evette, Grete, Grethe, Gretta, Grette, Hette, Huette, Idette, Irvette, Ivette, Jette, Joette, Korette, Lorette, Lurette, Marette, Mette, Odette, Olette, Ornette, Ryette, Sarette, Wyette, Yette, Yuette and Yvette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Arette.

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