Nanette name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, French, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: nan-ETT(Eng)
Meaning: Grace, Favour, Variant of Anne, He (God) Was Gracious, Graceful and Mercy
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What does Nanette mean?

Meaning of Nanette is Grace, Favour, Variant of Anne, He (God) Was Gracious, Graceful or Mercy is used majorly in Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, English, Danish and French used for baby girls is of Hebrew origin.

Nanette is short version of Nan. Nan is short version of Anne. Also Nan is short of Fernanda. Nan is English cognate of Anna. Nan means Peace, Gracious and Voyage is rooted from Hebrew and Gothic.

Nanette is a short form of Anne. Anne is variant of widespread and biblical Ann. Also Anne is variation of biblical, enduring and admired Anna. Anne is English and French form of Anna.

Also Anne is Swedish equivalent of Anders. Anne is also Norwegian cognate of Arne. Anne means God is Gracious and Favour is of Hebrew origin. Nanette is shortened form of Anna.

Anna is variant form of Hanna [11] [12] [13] [14]. Also Anna is variant form of Germanic Names Beginning with Arn-. Anna is Latin, Greek and Old Greek form of Channah or Hannah.

Of Old Greek and Hebrew origin, Cherished and Perpetual Anna, Anna means "Mother, God has Shown Favour and God is Gracious".. The name is celebrated on July 26th.

How do I pronounce Nanette?

The two syllabled name Nanette is pronounced, nan-ETT(Eng). There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., non-ETT(Fr), n(a)-nette or nan(et)-te.

Variants of Nanette

Nanet, Nanetta, Anne, Ann, Anna, Anders, Arne, Ane, Anneli, Alianna, Anneelizabeth, Nannetta, Annie, Beverlyann, Annjanette, Anouk, Ansley, Aenne, Anella, Anki, Hanna, Ans, Aemiliana, Anacarolina, Andar, Andreas, Anderson, Andrew, Anthony, Andræs, Arn, Arni, Ania, Anelma, Anund, Áni, Annali, Annelise, Aliannah, Alina, Aleah, Alice, Alya, Ella, Alia

Middle Names for Nanette

Dyna, Felicie, Maryse, Camellia, view more middle names that goes with Nanette

Names that rhyme with Nanette

How popular is the name Nanette?

a popular name in United States having over 16851 recievers in 112 years of usage. Recently the moniker is on a rise, in 1956, 769 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 318th position.

Additionally, the first name has been in the top 500 baby names 19 times Nanette is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales there is very thin chances of it still being given as it was last seen in 2007.

Also, in France, it has been in use since 1913 and achieved its top most rank of 965 in 1913.

But Nanette is a popular baby name in Philippines where every 1 in 9000 have the name.

At least, 50000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Nanette in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Nanette

Deep inside you want someone to take over your dominance and take over the control. People take you as a self-absorbed person but you don't care how they take you. You are an ambitious person, who's driven by success and high aspirations. You are the most active, livingly human being in your surroundings. You are always open to new things and enjoy traveling. You believe that each one of us was born with a purpose or is supposed to give their life a purpose of their own.

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  •  Elmira - Enduring and Noteworthy Elmiras origin is Old English, Old High German and Sanskrit is notably used in Finnish and Danish used as a baby girl name, Elmira means "Well-Known or Famous"
  •  Jaslene - Prevalent girl name Jaslene is mostly used in English has its origin in English-American, meaning of Jaslene is "Jas or Jasmin"
  •  Pam - Pam's meaning is All Honey or Form of Pamela used for both sexes that originated from Old Greek is used especially in Danish, Finnish and Italian
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Famous people named Nanette

  • Nanette Fabray, American actress, singer, and dancer
  • Nanette Milne, Scottish Conservative Party politician
  • Nanette Workman, singer-songwriter, actress and author,
  • Nanette Newman, English actress and authoress
  • Nanette Maxine, American Gospel music and R&B singer, songwriter
  • Nanette Lepore, American fashion designer based in New York City
  • Nanette Drazic in De verbouwing as Actress
  • Nanette Flack in Wash Your Step as Actress
  • Nanette Medved in Darna as Actress
  • Nanette Burstein in Going the Distance as Director
  • Actor Nanette Bauer, known for short Waxwing
  • In 1999 comedy and horror flick, The Killer Eye, Nanette Bianchi characterized Jane.
  • Nanette Parks, from 1945 comedy film Snafu, who characterized Laura Jessup.
  • Nanette Noriega, from 1923 drama movie Bolchevikismo, who played N.
  • In 1927, Nanette the Dog played the role of Satan's Girlfriend in action and adventure flick Tracked by the Police.


  1. Social Security Administration,
  2. Office for National Statistics,
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques,
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