Form of Mignon, French
"delicate, dainty"

Mignonette Origin and Meaning

The name Mignonette is a girl's name meaning "delicate, dainty".

Mignonette is kind of a diminutive of a diminutive. Mignon is the French word for cute, so Mignonette is more or less cutie.

Famous People Named Mignonette

  • Mignonette Goodbirth name of Mignon Good Eberhart, American mystery novelist
  • Mignonette Malathi May Rutnambirth name of Sri Lankan singer Mignonne Fernando of group The Jetliners

Mignonette in Pop Culture

  • Amelia Mignonette "Mia" Grimaldi Thermopolis Renaldomain character in Meg Cabot's 'The Princess Diaries'
  • Mignonettecommon name for a fragrant flowering plant