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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Annette mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Annette

"Annette" is a name of French origin, and it means "Variant of Anne meaning Little Ann. Variant of Hebrew Hannah meaning Favor. Grace". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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From French Annette, diminutive of Anne, from Ἄννα (Ánna), the Ancient Greek New Testament form of the Hebrew female name חַנָּה (ḥannâ), meaning "grace, gracious".

  1. A female given name.

Annette was also found in the following language(s): Danish, French, German, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Annette

Annette Bening is an actress. She was most active from 1980 to present. Annette was given the name Annette Carol Bening on May 29th, 1958 in Topeka, Kansas, U.S.

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Annette was given the name Annette Schönlaub on March 26th, 1984 in Near Mainz, Germany.

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Annette O'Toole is an actress, dancer, singer, songwriter, actor, and dance. She has had major accomplishments since 1967. Annette was given the name Annette Toole on April 1st, 1952 in Houston, Texas, United States.

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Annette Funicello was an actress and singer. She was most active from 1955 to 1995. Annette was given the name Annette Joanne Funicello on October 22nd, 1942 in Utica, New York. She left this life on April 8th, 2013.

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Annette Crosbie is an actor. She has had major accomplishments since 1959. Annette was born on February 12th, 1934 in Gorebridge.

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Annie Ilonzeh is an actress and actor. Her ongoing career started in 2007. Annie was given the name Annette Ngosi Ilonzeh on August 23rd, 1983 in Grapevine, Texas, U.S. Annie is also known as Annette Ngosi Ilonzeh.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Annette

Princess Annette is royalty. She holds the title Princess Annette of Orange-Nassau and van Vollenhoven-Sekrève. Princess was born on April 18th, 1972 in The Hague.

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Gilbert Annette is a Mayor of Saint-Denis, Réunion, and MayorofSaint-Denis. Gilbert was born on March 10th, 1946 in Antsiranana.

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Skotvoll. was born on September 1st, 1968.

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Kathleen was born in 1955.

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How popular is the baby name Annette in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 28 28 0
1881 26 26 0
1882 27 27 0
1883 45 45 0
1884 40 40 0
1885 49 49 0
1886 40 40 0
1887 47 47 0
1888 45 45 0
1889 53 53 0
1890 63 63 0
1891 53 53 0
1892 87 87 0
1893 63 63 0
1894 61 61 0
1895 88 88 0
1896 79 79 0
1897 91 91 0
1898 101 101 0
1899 94 94 0
1900 113 113 0
1901 106 106 0
1902 115 115 0
1903 98 98 0
1904 123 123 0
1905 123 123 0
1906 126 126 0
1907 152 152 0
1908 185 185 0
1909 181 181 0
1910 232 232 0
1911 227 227 0
1912 342 342 0
1913 408 408 0
1914 526 526 0
1915 660 660 0
1916 778 773 5
1917 775 775 0
1918 846 846 0
1919 801 801 0
1920 868 868 0
1921 866 866 0
1922 851 851 0
1923 887 887 0
1924 868 868 0
1925 838 838 0
1926 780 780 0
1927 782 782 0
1928 780 780 0
1929 731 731 0
1930 781 781 0
1931 741 741 0
1932 683 683 0
1933 762 753 9
1934 880 872 8
1935 1,482 1,475 7
1936 1,864 1,853 11
1937 2,177 2,157 20
1938 2,158 2,150 8
1939 2,077 2,066 11
1940 2,012 2,003 9
1941 2,033 2,023 10
1942 2,051 2,042 9
1943 1,926 1,915 11
1944 1,672 1,666 6
1945 1,580 1,574 6
1946 1,926 1,920 6
1947 2,151 2,143 8
1948 1,937 1,932 5
1949 1,958 1,958 0
1950 2,136 2,129 7
1951 2,260 2,253 7
1952 2,163 2,158 5
1953 2,488 2,488 0
1954 2,281 2,281 0
1955 2,347 2,342 5
1956 3,767 3,755 12
1957 4,900 4,890 10 #97 girl name
1958 6,140 6,125 15 #77 girl name
1959 6,940 6,921 19 #64 girl name
1960 7,157 7,135 22 #62 girl name
1961 6,218 6,195 23 #73 girl name
1962 6,092 6,075 17 #75 girl name
1963 6,063 6,046 17 #71 girl name
1964 6,216 6,191 25 #68 girl name
1965 5,280 5,260 20 #71 girl name
1966 4,443 4,428 15 #79 girl name
1967 4,022 4,007 15 #85 girl name
1968 3,483 3,470 13
1969 3,116 3,105 11
1970 2,899 2,890 9
1971 2,481 2,467 14
1972 1,880 1,870 10
1973 1,613 1,605 8
1974 1,381 1,381 0
1975 1,370 1,363 7
1976 1,309 1,299 10
1977 1,140 1,135 5
1978 1,045 1,045 0
1979 1,001 1,001 0
1980 976 970 6
1981 947 947 0
1982 868 863 5
1983 723 723 0
1984 702 696 6
1985 662 656 6
1986 606 606 0
1987 587 587 0
1988 572 572 0
1989 483 483 0
1990 470 470 0
1991 448 448 0
1992 436 430 6
1993 363 363 0
1994 338 338 0
1995 334 334 0
1996 294 294 0
1997 290 290 0
1998 281 281 0
1999 287 287 0
2000 309 309 0
2001 352 352 0
2002 433 433 0
2003 330 330 0
2004 389 389 0
2005 340 340 0
2006 304 304 0
2007 320 320 0
2008 256 256 0
2009 231 231 0
2010 244 244 0
2011 202 202 0
2012 213 213 0
2013 178 178 0
2014 182 182 0
2015 176 176 0
2016 202 202 0
2017 196 196 0

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Popularity of Annette as a first name

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Popularity of Annette as a last name

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Common last names for Annette

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Miller
  • Anderson
  • Jackson
  • White
  • Wilson
  • Thomas
  • Harris
  • Moore
  • Cohen
  • Robinson
  • Allen
  • Nelson

Common first names for Annette

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Annette U.S.
  White 74.69% 64.26%
  African American 7.05% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 12.03% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Annette

People with the last name Annette are most frequently White or American Indian and Alaska Native

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Fun Facts about the name Annette

  • What name lists does Annette rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Annette? Annette is the 425th most popular name of all time. As a last name Annette was the 79,075th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Annette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 168,354 babies born with the first name Annette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Annette to occupy the country of Saint Lucia with an estimated population of 166,526 (as of May 10, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Annette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 28 new born babies.
  • When was Annette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Annette is Monday, December 16th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Annette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Annette was in 1960 with a total of 7,135 babies. That's a lot of babies named Annette!
  • Random Annette Factoid: According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Annette ranks 81st in popularity as a baby girl's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 11 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1914.
  • Weird things about the name Annette: Your name in reverse order is Ettenna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nntteae. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Annette? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 241 people with the last name Annette.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Annette? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Annette as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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