Baby Girl Names
The name Lynette is a girl's name of French, Welsh origin meaning "idol". Lynette and is often added to lists like Soap Opera Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
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.