English, diminutive of Letitia
"joy, gladness"

Letty Origin and Meaning

The name Letty is a girl's name of English origin meaning "joy, gladness".

Like Lottie, Letty is a nickname name not heard in over a century, giving it the patina of a treasured antique.

# 947 in the US

Letty Rank in US Top 1000

Letty Popularity

Famous People Named Letty

  • Letty LindEnglish actress and burlesque performer
  • Letty AronsonAmerican film producer and sister of Woody Allen
  • Letty Cottin PogrebinAmerican writer and cofounder of Ms. Magazine

Letty in Pop Culture

  • "Letty Lynton" 1932 film starring Joan Crawford as the title character
  • Letty Larkspurcharacter in "Bright Young Things" by Anna Godberson
  • Lettycharacter in video game "Alice Mare"
  • Letty Whiterockcharacter in the "Touhou Project" game series
  • Letty Ortizcharacter in "The Fast and the Furious" movies
  • "Letty Fox: Her Luck" novel by Christina Stead
  • Letty Rainescharacter in the TNT show, "Good Behavior"