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Gender: Female Meaning of Yetta: "light" Origin of Yetta: Yiddish

The name Yetta is a girl's name of Yiddish origin meaning "light". Yetta and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Light and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Least Favourite (Girls Edition)".

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Too close to yenta.

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Famous People Named Yetta

Yetta Zwerling, American Yiddish actress

Pop Culture References for the name Yetta

Yetta Rosenberg, Fran's grandmother on TV's 'The Nanny'
Anglicization of the Dutch "Jetta"

Yette, Yitty, Yitta