English, diminutive of names ending in -ette or -etta, or variation of Neta, Hebrew"plant"
Netta Origin and Meaning
The name Netta is girl's name meaning "plant".
Netta ranked in the US Top 1000 in the 1880s, when it was often used as a short form of names such as Jeanette, Annette, and Antoinette. In Jewish families, Netta was typically seen as a variation of the Hebrew name Neta.
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