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Gender: Female Origin of Babette: French, diminutive of Barbara Meaning of Elizabeth: Hebrew, "pledged to God"

The name Babette is a girl's name of French origin. Babette and is often added to lists like Crazy Nicknames for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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A less common relic of the Claudette-Paulette-Annette era.

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Babet Gray Says:


Many Elisabeths get called Babette in France, but you wouldn't choose it as a birth name.

Babet Gray Says:


Babette / Babeth is the diminutive of Elisabeth, not Barbara.

Daiseymae Says:


Not a fan..

snowsbeloved Says:


Haha yes! I could not take anyone seriously with this name... even a little girl. It's just not good on any age.

septemberjulyy7 Says:


Why? I wouldn't want my name to be BABY....

septemberjulyy7 Says:


Nah...sounds too much like baboon, but that's just my opinion...

lemonqueen Says:


I like the name... Could Baby be a nickname?

RoddyThlayli Says:


Two of my least favorite sounds together. Not a fan.

Plutophelia Says:


I think this name is adorble but would never use it except maybe for a dog. Not to insult anyone with this name or anyone who would use this name! If i ever met a little babette id be tickled.

lesliemarion Says:


I've never heard of a feather duster named Babette, but unfortunately it makes me think of baboons.

Alicia1 Says:


I know agirl in her 20's with this name and she is teased all the time about it! Please dont use this name in the first spot!

Imnotputtingmynameonline Says:


I think that this is the most adorable middle name!!

Poppy Says:


Do yourself a favor and don't name your kid that. Not many will appreciate being named after a flirtatious singing feather duster.