[ 2 syll. y-vet-te, yv-e-tte ] The baby girl name Yvette is pronounced in English as ih-VEHT or in French as iy-VEHT †. Yvette is primarily used in the English, French, and German languages, and its language of origin is Germanic. Yvette is a form of the English, French, and German name Yvonne.
See also the related form, the English Jacklyn.
Yvette is unusual as a baby name for girls. Its usage peaked modestly in 1967 with 0.160% of baby girls being given the name Yvette. It ranked at #125 then. The baby name has since dropped out of favor, and is now used on a very light scale. Among all girl names in its group, Yvette was nonetheless the most popular in 2015.
† Pronunciation for Yvette: IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"