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What does Cosette mean?

Cosette Pronunciation of Cosette as a girls' name is pronounced koh-ZETT. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Cosette is "little thing". From "cose" meaning "thing". Also possibly a feminine diminutive of Nicholas. Literary: in Victor Hugo's musical "Les MisÚrables", Cosette is the female romantic lead and Jean Valjean's beloved adopted daughter.


ASSOCIATED WITH little, literary, musical (opera)


VARIANTS Cosetta, Cozette



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How popular is Cosette?

Cosette is an uncommon given name for females. Cosette is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Cosette was first listed in 2013 and reached its apex position of #1571 in the U.S. in 2015, and is at #1827 presently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Nicholas is the only other popular alternative form of Cosette (#1827 FROM CURRENT RECORDS) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Cosette was more pronounced 38 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.01%) and is almost as conventional today (ADOPTION 0.01%, 20%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cosette, Nicholas in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Bobette, Cadette, Cecette, Cloette, Coetta, Coletta, Colette, Collette, Conetta, Coretta, Dorette, Joette, Jolette, Jonette, Josetta, Josette, Jozette, Kolette, Korette, Lisette, Lonette, Lorette, Mosette, Musette, Robette, Ronette, Rosetta, Rosette, Susette, Tonette and Yolette. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cosette.

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