Gender: Female Origin of Minuet: French, dance term

Minuet Origin and Meaning

The name Minuet is a girl's name of French origin.

Minuet is delicate, dancey, and lacy, with a Masterpiece Theatre feel. Is Minuet a real name? Not really, though similar-sounding French names such as Minette and Manette are.

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Myosotis Says:


I love this, especially as a middle. I'm such a sucker for musical names.

Guest Says:


I'd never use it but I do fancy it! I love musical names :D