Wynette name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Wynette mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Wynette

User Submitted Origins

Native American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from California, U.S. says the name Wynette means "Native American meaning light skin beauty".
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International Interest
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Other Dictionary Sources
  1. United States country singer (1942-1998)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wynette

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wynette

Tammy Wynette

Tammy Wynette was a country music and nashville sound singing and songwriter. She plays Guitar and Vocals. She was most prominent from 1966 to 1966. Tammy was given the name Virginia Wynette Pugh on May 5th, 1942 in Tremont, Mississippi. She died on April 6th, 1998.


Fun Facts about the name Wynette

  • How Popular is the name Wynette? Wynette is the 11,217th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Wynette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 956 babies born with the first name Wynette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wynette to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wynette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Wynette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wynette is Wednesday, December 27th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Wynette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wynette was in 1970 with a total of 39 babies.
  • Random Wynette Factoid: According to the 1936 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wynette is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name in 1936.
  • Weird things about the name Wynette: The name spelled backwards is Ettenyw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Tetenyw. How do you pronounce that?
  • Wynette name meaning

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