Etta: baby girl name meaning and popularity


Etta is a feminine suffix, related to the French "ette," used to turn masculine names into their feminine versions: i.e., Henrietta. So on its own, it really has no meaning ... but it's useful, and that's meaningful enough.


You're pretty much just limited to Etta here.

Famous people named Etta:

Comedienne Etta May; socialite Etta Cone; singer/songwriter Etta Scollo.

Fun fact:

Soul singer Etta James was actually born Jamesetta Hawkins.

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