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69k
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Jeannette

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: French
  • #798 All Time
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2k Jenette (French)

How popular is the name "Jeannette" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 34 34 0
1881 43 43 0
1882 60 60 0
1883 53 53 0
1884 63 63 0
1885 81 81 0
1886 75 75 0
1887 95 95 0
1888 109 109 0
1889 92 92 0
1890 99 99 0
1891 98 98 0
1892 122 122 0
1893 139 139 0
1894 133 133 0
1895 150 150 0
1896 135 135 0
1897 144 144 0
1898 144 144 0
1899 125 125 0
1900 170 170 0
1901 167 167 0
1902 174 174 0
1903 161 161 0
1904 212 212 0
1905 205 205 0
1906 216 216 0
1907 235 235 0
1908 260 260 0
1909 311 311 0
1910 347 347 0
1911 373 373 0
1912 487 487 0
1913 570 570 0
1914 699 699 0
1915 903 903 0
1916 1,082 1,082 0
1917 1,113 1,113 0
1918 1,077 1,077 0
1919 1,068 1,068 0
1920 1,059 1,059 0
1921 1,093 1,093 0
1922 1,028 1,028 0
1923 1,081 1,081 0
1924 1,032 1,032 0
1925 1,050 1,050 0
1926 919 919 0
1927 911 911 0
1928 888 888 0
1929 930 930 0
1930 993 987 6
1931 974 974 0
1932 1,086 1,080 6
1933 860 860 0
1934 919 919 0
1935 955 949 6
1936 959 954 5
1937 1,012 1,012 0
1938 1,044 1,044 0
1939 1,019 1,019 0
1940 1,047 1,038 9
1941 948 948 0
1942 1,061 1,055 6
1943 1,037 1,037 0
1944 931 931 0
1945 787 787 0
1946 966 966 0
1947 994 994 0
1948 958 958 0
1949 917 917 0
1950 881 881 0
1951 856 856 0
1952 899 899 0
1953 911 911 0
1954 851 851 0
1955 876 876 0
1956 903 903 0
1957 862 862 0
1958 885 885 0
1959 938 938 0
1960 937 937 0
1961 879 879 0
1962 913 908 5
1963 799 799 0
1964 731 731 0
1965 696 696 0
1966 644 644 0
1967 653 653 0
1968 630 630 0
1969 687 681 6
1970 715 715 0
1971 716 716 0
1972 574 574 0
1973 538 538 0
1974 542 542 0
1975 428 428 0
1976 406 406 0
1977 460 460 0
1978 407 407 0
1979 410 410 0
1980 474 474 0
1981 415 415 0
1982 415 415 0
1983 327 327 0
1984 282 282 0
1985 368 368 0
1986 425 425 0
1987 343 343 0
1988 346 346 0
1989 311 311 0
1990 266 266 0
1991 308 308 0
1992 215 215 0
1993 193 193 0
1994 150 150 0
1995 146 146 0
1996 103 103 0
1997 95 95 0
1998 92 92 0
1999 82 82 0
2000 62 62 0
2001 70 70 0
2002 67 67 0
2003 57 57 0
2004 55 55 0
2005 61 61 0
2006 52 52 0
2007 48 48 0
2008 36 36 0
2009 39 39 0
2010 42 42 0
2011 40 40 0
2012 48 48 0
2013 36 36 0
2014 30 30 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Jeannette? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 69,008 babies born with the name Jeannette in the United States. That's more than enough Jeannettes to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 34 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jeannette" was in 1917 with a total of 1,113 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jeannettes)

According to the 1942 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jeannette" ranks #80 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 21 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1942. Across the entire United States a total of 1,061 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Jeannette" mean? The list below shows the origins of Jeannette as well as things modernly associated with the name Jeannette such as celebrities named Jeannette.

French

Origin and Meaning of Jeannette

The name "Jeannette" is of French origin, and it means "Diminutive form of Jeanne". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

J is for jolly, the fun side!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

N is for nice, need I say more?

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

T is for time, you give to friends.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

Your name in reverse order is "Ettennaej". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Teneeanjt". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Jeannette born Aug 17, 1989

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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