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Gender: F Origin of Jet: Mineral and word name

Though this may be thought of as a short form of the legitimate name Jetta, that one's gone to the cars. This sounds more modern if a bit supersonic. In the Netherlands, it's Number 149, originating as a short form of -ette ending names such as Henriette and Mariette.

Famous People Named Jet

Jet Lowndes
Jet, from the Gladiators
Jett Ling Song, daughter of American journalist Lisa Ling

Pop Culture References for the name Jet

Bridget "Jet" Owens, character in Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman, as well as the film