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What does Ginette mean?

Ginette Pronunciation of Ginette as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Ginette is "God is gracious; virgin; maiden". Ginette is a variant form of Gianina (Italian, Hebrew): feminine of John. Ginette is also a derivative of Gina. Ginette is also used as a variation of Ginny (Latin), and a derivative of Virginia (Latin).


ASSOCIATED WITH gracious, virgin


VARIANTS Ginnette, Genette

OTHER FORMS VIA GIANINA, GINA, GINNY, VIRGINIA Cinetta, Gianetta, Ginella, Ginelle, Ginetta, Ginnee, Ginnie, Jinee



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How popular is Ginette?

Ginette is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3219 out of 4276, Top 75%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Ginette (NOT RANKED) are Gina (#1802 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Ginny and Virginia (#540). Other variants, like Gianetta, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Ginette was at its peak a century ago (MEDIAN #1182) and is now significantly diminished, with forms such as Virginia becoming less trendy. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gina, Ginny, Virginia in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Ginette is alike in pronunciation to Jaenette, Janett, Janette, Jannette, Jeanette, Jenette, Jennette, Jinnett, Johnette, Jonette and Junette. Other recommended sound-alike names are Anette, Annette, Arnette, Danette, Finetta, Finette, Garnette, Gilette, Ginevre, Gitte, Grette, Gwenetta, Gwenette, Gwineth, Kinetta, Lanette, Lenette, Linett, Linetta, Linette, Linnette, Lisette, Lizette, Lonette, Lunette, Lynette, Manette, Minetta, Minette, Minnette, Nanette, Ninete (see Nina), Ninetta, Ninette, Ninnette, Nynette, Ornette, Reinette, Renette, Ronette, Toinette, Tonette, Trinette, Vidette, Vinetta, Vinette, Vynette and Wanette. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ginette.

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