Etta Name Meaning and Origin

Etta is a Girl name. The name is originated from ‘German’ origin. The baby name Etta means “Ruler Of The House”.


Etta Origin:

Origin of the name is: “German”



Etta is a Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “ET + a”


Etta Name Meaning:

Etta is a diminutive of Henrietta. Henrietta originates in Germanic languages and means “ruler of the house”. Henrietta has been a popular name within royalty over centuries but lately its usage, especially in the United States, has declined. It is a feminine form of Henry.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Ettie, Etka, Itke, Itta, Etke, Etti, Etty


Famous people with this name:

Etta James (born Jamesetta Hawkins), American singer;

Etta Place, friend of Wild West outlaws Butch Cassidy & Sundance Kid;

Etta Jones Daly (b. 2012), daughter of Carson Daly;

Etta Moten Barnett, American actress and opera singer;

Etta Jones, American jazz singer;

Etta Palm d’Aelders, Dutch feminist;

Etta May, American comedienne;

Etta Scollo, Italian singer-songwriter;

Etta Baker, American blues guitarist and singer;

Etta Cone, American art patron and socialite




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