Yvette

Yvette - A very unique female name



  Oct 17,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yvette, meaning yew tree, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #863. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yvette and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yvette? 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 Yvette. The baby girl name Yvette was given to 116 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1364 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 12,183 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yvette peaked in popularity 52 years ago in 1967 on position 126.



Famous with this name

Yvette Monreal
Yvette Mimieux
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Yvette is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yvette is currently topping the baby name charts in Iowa at position #596 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,573.

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 Yvette is where you live.


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Yvette origin and meaning

Yvette is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means yew tree. To see famous people named Yvette, pop culture references for the name Yvette and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Yvette

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

Yevette / Yvett / Yvetta / Yveth /

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
20121364
20111308
20101195
20091252
20081077
20071106
2006918
2005897
2004783
2003770
2002724
2001661
2000614
1999689
1998629
1997597
1996510
1995484
1994470
1993415
1992350
1991339
1990363
1989349
1988316
1987329
1986332
1985354
1984338
1983322
1982288
1981302
1980288
1979282
1978268
1977269
1976239
1975246
1974225
1973204
1972190
1971174
1970162
1969151
1968144
1967126
1966143
1965154
1964155
1963170
1962196
1961196
1960227
1959277
1958327
1957327
1956302
1955377
1954390
1953397
1952448
1951469
1950471
1949551
1948554
1947572
1946668
1945576
1944689
1943586
1942595
1941500
1940637
1939639
1938716
1937743
1936706
1935680
1934665
1933558
1932611
1931601
1930575
1929581
1928505
1927547
1926588
1925550
1924579
1923585
1922571
1921622
1920608
1919615
1918585
1917579
1916697
1915625
1914680
1913578
1912702
1911926
1910863

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Iowa596
Arizona598
California725
Texas1013
Colorado1017
New Jersey1163
Illinois1618
New York2573

Even more about Yvette


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 Yvette 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 Yvette?

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
1967
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Yvette
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 12,183
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +116

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