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Nanette

Nanette is a diminutive form of Anne, the French form of Anna, ultimately deriving from Hannah, from Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor" or "grace".

Since -ette is a diminutive form meaning "little" the name means "little Ann(e)" or "little Nan" (Nan also being a diminutive form of Anne).

Nicknames: Nan, Etta, Etty/Ettie

Origin: Hebrew
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Variants:
  • Nannette
  • Nanetta 
  • Nannetta 

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