Georgette

First Name
13k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
160
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Georgette

User Submitted Origins

     French
67%
     Greek
17%
     English
17%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from Ghana says the name Georgette is of French origin and means "Expensive silk fabric".
  • According to a user from Texas, United States, the name Georgette means "A thin silk dress material".
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  1. A thin silk dress material
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From French georgette, named after Georgette de la Plante, French dressmaker.

  1. A thin lightweight silk or cotton fabric with a matte finish.

Notable Persons Named Georgette

Georgette Heyer was a historical romance and detective fiction writer. Her career lasted from 1921 to 1921. Georgette was born on August 16th, 1902 in Wimbledon, London, UK. She passed away on July 4th, 1974.

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Googie Withers was an actress. She was most active from 1935 to 1935. Googie was given the name Georgette Lizette Withers on March 12th, 1917 in Karachi. She died on July 15th, 2011.

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Georgette was given the name Georgette Elise Bauerdorf on May 6th, 1924 in New York City, New York, U.S. She breathed her last breath on October 12th, 1944.

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She was most prominent from 1940 to 1940. Andrea was given the name Georgette André Barry on February 1st, 1919 in Paris. She died on April 22nd, 2003.

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Georgette was given the name Georgette Paulsin in Highland, Lake County, Indiana.

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Georgette Chen was a in the field of oil painting. Georgette was given the name Chang Li Ying in 1906 in Qing dynasty. She breathed her last breath on March 15th, 1993.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Georgette

Billy was born on December 7th, 1935. Billy is also known as Billy William Albert Georgette and Billy Marlin.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 5 0
1891 5 5 0
1893 6 6 0
1895 6 6 0
1896 11 11 0
1897 6 6 0
1898 6 6 0
1899 6 6 0
1900 11 11 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 6 6 0
1903 6 6 0
1904 10 10 0
1905 6 6 0
1906 6 6 0
1907 10 10 0
1908 7 7 0
1909 7 7 0
1910 16 16 0
1911 20 20 0
1912 21 21 0
1913 29 29 0
1914 37 37 0
1915 48 48 0
1916 82 82 0
1917 103 103 0
1918 88 88 0
1919 102 102 0
1920 115 115 0
1921 143 143 0
1922 152 152 0
1923 223 223 0
1924 231 231 0
1925 201 201 0
1926 198 198 0
1927 183 183 0
1928 183 183 0
1929 139 139 0
1930 132 132 0
1931 126 126 0
1932 93 93 0
1933 84 84 0
1934 103 103 0
1935 116 116 0
1936 94 94 0
1937 93 93 0
1938 85 85 0
1939 84 84 0
1940 126 126 0
1941 93 93 0
1942 164 164 0
1943 189 189 0
1944 170 170 0
1945 163 163 0
1946 250 250 0
1947 275 275 0
1948 307 307 0
1949 274 274 0
1950 257 257 0
1951 265 265 0
1952 219 219 0
1953 260 260 0
1954 283 283 0
1955 251 251 0
1956 251 251 0
1957 266 266 0
1958 240 240 0
1959 275 275 0
1960 251 251 0
1961 243 243 0
1962 230 230 0
1963 204 204 0
1964 209 209 0
1965 175 175 0
1966 163 163 0
1967 181 181 0
1968 169 169 0
1969 177 177 0
1970 175 175 0
1971 152 152 0
1972 144 144 0
1973 167 167 0
1974 141 141 0
1975 159 159 0
1976 132 132 0
1977 141 141 0
1978 119 119 0
1979 119 119 0
1980 127 127 0
1981 113 113 0
1982 87 87 0
1983 102 102 0
1984 71 71 0
1985 71 71 0
1986 73 73 0
1987 67 67 0
1988 62 62 0
1989 69 69 0
1990 66 66 0
1991 43 43 0
1992 43 43 0
1993 53 53 0
1994 51 51 0
1995 36 36 0
1996 38 38 0
1997 28 28 0
1998 31 31 0
1999 32 32 0
2000 22 22 0
2001 28 28 0
2002 43 43 0
2003 28 28 0
2004 23 23 0
2005 13 13 0
2006 22 22 0
2007 23 23 0
2008 25 25 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 25 25 0
2011 24 24 0
2012 24 24 0
2013 21 21 0
2014 29 29 0
2015 35 35 0
2016 24 24 0
2017 21 21 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Georgette

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Georgette as a first name

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Popularity of Georgette as a last name

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Common last names for Georgette

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Williams
  • Davis
  • Nelson
  • Roy
  • Clark
  • Jackson
  • Kelly

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Georgette U.S.
  White 90.00% 64.26%
  African American 6.25% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Georgette

People with the last name Georgette are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Georgette

  • How Popular is the name Georgette? Georgette is the 2,143rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Georgette was the 110,286th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Georgette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 13,188 babies born with the first name Georgette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Georgette to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Georgette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Georgette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Georgette is Tuesday, March 1st, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Georgette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Georgette was in 1948 with a total of 307 babies.
  • Random Georgette Factoid: According to the 1934 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Georgette ranks 101st in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 7 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 1934.
  • Weird things about the name Georgette: Your name in reverse order is Ettegroeg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Getegotre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Georgette? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 160 people with the last name Georgette.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Georgette? Georgette is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
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