What does Nanette mean?

Graceful, charming, delightful.

What's the origin of Nanette?


How is Nanette pronounced?


What does it say about you to have a cat named Nanette?

Nanette is a French word meaning "little girl." It may say something about you if you name your cat after a French word that means "little girl."

Is Nanette a good cat name?

Nanette has two syllables, which most vets and trainers tend to recommend. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for your kitty to recognize. Nanette isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Nanette is found in these categories:

traditional cat names

Old French origins and frequent use in classic literature make her timeless.

french cat names

A diminutive form of Anne, popular in French-speaking regions.


Based on likes, Nanette ranks #2,516 with users of

Nanette is not a common cat name. If you love to stand out, this is a very good thing!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Nanette was, over the past 30 days, the 648th ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Nanette is a name that's increasing in popularity with new kitten owners. According to our stats, it's more fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a bit of variance in rank for this name. That might suggest its popularity is based on seasonal factors or perhaps pop culture events.

In the past week, Nanette was viewed 14 times, and liked 1 times.

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