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Gender: Female Meaning of Josette: "Jehovah increases" Origin of Josette: French,pet form of JOSEPHINE, feminine of JOSEPH

The name Josette is a girl's name of French origin meaning "Jehovah increases". Josette and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

One of the group of French 'ette'-ending names that emigrated to this country in the last century, though never as popular as some others, such as Claudette and Paulette--it did have a little six-year flurry here between 1967 and 1973. Josette may be feminine and flirty, but, given the choice, most parents today would prefer Josephine.

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Famous People Named Josette

Josette Bynum, American pro wrestler
Josette Simon, English actress
Josette Day, French actress
Josette Bushell-Mingo, English actress and theater director
Josette Banzet, French-American actress
Josette Pons, French National Assemblywoman from Var

Pop Culture References for the name Josette

Josette du Pres, character on TV's "Dark Shadows"
Josette, character in X-Men comics
Josette, character in "David and Lisa"
Josette "Jo" Parker, character on TV's "The Vampire Diaries"
Josette "Josie" Saltzman, character on TV's "The Vampire Diaries", daughter of Alaric Saltzman.