Origin of the name NANETTE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name NANETTE.
A variant form of Annette
(q.v.), a diminutive form of French Anne
(q.v.), meaning "compassion, grace," also "prayers."
(History of Christian Names, Yonge,
1884). Usage: America, England, France, Scotland.
Nanette Fabray, an American actress, dancer, comedian,
and singer. Nanette Newman, an English actress and author.
Nanette Bordeaux (d. 1956), was a French Canadian-born American actress.