Girl name origins & meanings
- French : Brave as a bear
- English : Intelligent; Feminine version of Bernard
Girl name variations
How Popular Is The Name Burnette
Family name origins & meanings
- French : descriptive nickname from Old French burnete ‘brown’ (see Burnett).
- French : possibly also a reduced form of Buronet, from a diminutive of Old French buron ‘hut’, ‘shack’.