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Bette Meaning


What does Bette mean?

The name Bette is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Bette is "G-d oath, pledged to G-d".

Bette is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Bette.

The Given Name Bette

Bette is a diminutive of Betti, Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Elizabeth. See Betti, Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Elizabeth for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Bette, is one of warmth and allure.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Bette Davis.

Bette Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 9,189 in baby name popularity for girls with 11 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Bette has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Bette Name Popularity Page.

Bette Related Names

Bette is a diminutive of Betti, Bettie, Betty, Bettye, Elizabeth.

Famous Bettes

  • Bette Davis ~ Actress

Bette Numerology

What will your new littleBette be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Bette are often generous and gifted but most of all they are read more >>

Bette Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Bette in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Bette.

Just for fun, see the name Bette in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Bette in Nautical Flags page.