Nanette is a diminutive form (French) of Anna.
Nanette is also a diminutive form of the English name Nan.
Nanette is also a derivative (French) of the English and Dutch name Nancy.
Nanette is rare as a baby name for girls. At the modest peak of its usage in 1963, 0.037% of baby girls were named Nanette. It ranked at #347 then. The baby name has since dropped out of favor, and is currently of irregular use. In 2018, out of the group of girl names directly related to Nanette, Anna was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Nanette: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"