Annette Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Annette:
French pet form of Anne (gracious, full of grace).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Annette
Annie, Etta, Nett, Netsy, Nettie
- Meanings and history of the name Annette
French diminutive of Anne, meaning 'Grace' in Hebrew.
- Famous real-life people named Annette
Princess Annette of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven-Sekrève of the Netherlands
Annette Abbott Adams, American attorney, Appellate Court Justice and 1st woman Asst. U.S. Attorney General.
Annette Bear-Crawford, Australian suffragist.
Annette Bening, American actress.
Annette Dytrt, German figure skater.
Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, 19th century German author, and one of the most important German poets.
Annette Messager, artist
Annette Funicello, American singer and actress.
Annette Kellerman, Australian professional swimmer, vaudeville and film star.
Annette O'Toole, American actress.
Annette Mills, English actress.
Annette is actress Sandra Bullock's middle name.
- Annette in song, story & screen
Reese Witherspoon's character in Cruel Intentions