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What does Wanetta mean?

Wanetta Pronunciation of Wanetta as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wanetta is "pale-skinned". From the same root as the word "wan". Also possibly a phonetic variant of Juanita.


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, pale (white)


VARIANTS Waneta, Wanette, Wanita

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA JUANITA Janita, Juanetta, Wahnita, Waneeta, Wanna



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How popular is Wanetta?

Wanetta is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4185 out of 4276, Top 98%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Wanetta entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #1610 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not listed currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Juanita, Waneta and Wanita are the prominent varying forms of Wanetta. Other variants, like Janita, are seldom used. These forms of Wanetta were favored as birth names in the 1920s (MEDIAN #886).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wanetta, Juanita, Waneta, Wanita in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Wanetta is alike in pronunciation to Aneeta, Aneta, Anetta, Annetta, Annitta, Inetta, Wyanetta and Wyonetta. Other recommended sound-alike names are Agnetta, Arnetta, Benetta, Caretta, Cinetta, Conetta, Danette, Darnetta, Dawnetta, Donetta, Fayetta, Finetta, Gianetta, Ginetta, Janeta, Janett, Janetta, Janette, Jeanetta, Jenetta, Jonetta, Kaneeta, Kinetta, Lanetta, Lanette, Laretta, Lavetta, Linetta, Lunetta, Lynetta, Manette, Maretta, Marnetta, Minetta, Nanette, Ninetta, Ornetta (see Arnette), Ranitta, Raynetta, Renetta, Saletta, Shanetta, Valetta, Vaneeta, Vanetia, Vanetta, Vannetta (see Vanessa), Venetta, Vinetta, Vynetta, Wanda, Wannda (see Wanda), Wyanet, Wyetta, Zaneta and Zanetta. These names tend to be less frequently used than Wanetta.

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