French, diminutive of Marie

Manette Origin and Meaning

The name Manette is a girl's name of French origin.

Manette might be a fresh way to spin Mary or Marie, but popular French Manon has more grace and heft. Manet takes Manette in an artistic direction.

Famous People Named Manette

  • A. Manette AnsayAmerican novelist
  • Marie Antoinette Margarethe Mathilde "Manette" Duchess of Mecklenburg,Schwerin

Manette in Pop Culture

  • Lucie Manettecharacter in "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens