[ 2 syll. y-vet-te, yv-e-tte ] The baby girl name Yvette is pronounced in English as ihVEHT or in French as iyVEHT †. 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 2012.
† 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)"