Jeanette

Jeanette - A very unique female name



  Feb 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jeanette appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #177. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jeanette and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jeanette? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Jeanette. The baby girl name Jeanette was given to 56 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1908 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 25,237 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jeanette peaked in popularity 80 years ago in 1939 on position 82.



Famous with this name

Jeanette Manderachia
Jeanette Nolan
Jeanette Hain


How would you rate Jeanette, 1-5?

Rating: 3/5 (3 people)


Jeanette is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jeanette is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #1,263 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,902.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Jeanette is where you live.


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Jeanette origin and meaning

Jeanette is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Jeanette, pop culture references for the name Jeanette and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Jeanette

We've found the following names that sound similar to Jeanette, sorted by popularity.

Janet / Juanita / Jeannette / Janette / Jaunita / Janeth / Jannette / Jeanetta / Jacinda / Janett /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121908
20111786
20101897
20091657
20081627
20071840
20061378
20051279
20041203
20031066
2002987
2001887
2000800
1999783
1998738
1997596
1996535
1995510
1994462
1993384
1992322
1991267
1990284
1989268
1988267
1987246
1986236
1985266
1984278
1983259
1982268
1981232
1980250
1979249
1978239
1977236
1976217
1975213
1974192
1973190
1972189
1971186
1970189
1969188
1968185
1967172
1966172
1965169
1964162
1963158
1962157
1961163
1960159
1959171
1958179
1957167
1956160
1955153
1954148
1953140
1952137
1951133
1950130
1949129
1948129
1947125
1946121
1945122
1944116
1943109
1942104
194198
194090
193982
193891
193789
193694
1935104
1934106
1933102
1932106
1931105
1930106
1929131
1928126
1927131
1926137
1925137
1924134
1923130
1922128
1921125
1920126
1919134
1918131
1917132
1916133
1915147
1914150
1913158
1912165
1911171
1910177

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey1263
Pennsylvania1296
California1360
New York1661
Illinois1758
Texas1902

Even more about Jeanette


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Jeanette a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Jeanette?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1939
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Jeanette
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 25,237
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +56

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