Gender: Female Meaning of Lynette: "idol" Origin of Lynette: French elaboration of Lynn or Welsh

Lynette Origin and Meaning

The name Lynette is a girl's name of French, Welsh origin meaning "idol".

Linda begat Lynn which gave way to Lynette, which peaked in the late 1960s. Lynette has been off the Top 1000 for a couple decades now, and the Lynn variations finding the most favor are those that put the "lyn" part at the end: Evelyn, Madelyn, Brooklyn.

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