Girl name origins & meanings
- English : Jet-black mineral
Family name origins & meanings
- French Jetté : surname bestowed on a foundling, fromjeté ‘thrown out’. It is Americanized sometimes asTrow and also as Stay.
- German : from a short form of a Germanic personal name with a first element related to Middle High German gate ‘companion’.
- A Jetté from the Anjou region of France is documented in Montreal in 1659 with the secondary surname Durivage.