English from French
"short and evocative description; little vine"

Vignette Origin and Meaning

The name Vignette is a girl's name meaning "short and evocative description; little vine".

The french word vignette literally means "little vine," but in English it is a literary and art term. In literature, a vignette refers to a brief but vivid description, and in art, an illustration or photo that fades into the background, sans border.

Vignette emerged as a baby name in 2021, when it was given to five baby girls.