[ 2 syll. net-tie, ne-tt-ie ] The baby girl name Nettie is pronounced NEHT-iy- †. Nettie is of Latin, Germanic, and Old Greek origin. It is used mainly in the English language. The name is derived from other female names ending in '-nette'.
Nettie is an English familiar form of Annette (French and English).
Nettie is also an English variant transcription of Antonia.
Nettie is also an English familiar form of Henrietta (English and German).
Nettie is also a familiar form of Janet (English).
Nettie is also an English familiar form of Jeannette (French and English).
Nettie is also an English variant transcription of Natalie (English, French, and German).
Variant forms inherit both the origin and meaning of Nettie.
Nettie is uncommon as a baby girl name. In 1900, 0.224% of baby girls were given the name Nettie. It was #94 in rank then. The baby name has fallen out of favor since then, and is of only irregular use now. Within the family of girl names directly linked to Nettie, Natalie was the most frequently used in 2015.
† Pronunciation for Nettie: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"