Name: Hetty

Gender: Female

Usage: Hetty, of african origin, is a popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.

People having the name Hetty are in general originating from France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America.

Variants: For another variant of the name Hetty across the world, see Hettie.

Meaning: Home ruler, A star

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The Growth number corresponding to this first name is 6.

Qualities: Romantic, Nurturing
Ruling planet: Venus
Colors: Blue
Gemstones: Emerald

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The name Hetty is ranked on the 11,102nd position of the most used names. It means that this name is commonly used.

We estimate that there are at least 22200 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.001% of the population. The name Hetty has five characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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Hetty is a female first name. It may refer to:


  • Hetty Baynes (born 1956), English actress
  • Hetty Burlingame Beatty (1907–1971), American sculptor, children's author, and illustrator
  • Hetty Cary (1836-1892), a noted beauty of the Confederacy and one of the makers of the Confederate battle flag
  • Hetty Green (1834-1916), American businesswoman and notorious miser
  • Hetty Goldman (1881-1972), American archaeologist, the first woman faculty member at the Institute for Advanced Study.
  • Hetty King (1883-1972), stage name of English music hall entertainer Winifred Emms
  • Hetty Krist (de) (b.1942), illustrator

Fictional characters:

  • Hetty Sorrel, a major character in George Eliot's novel Adam Bede
  • Henrietta "Hetty" King, a major character in the television show Road to Avonlea
  • Henrietta "Hetty" Lange, from the American television show NCIS: Los Angeles
  • Hetty Wainthropp, heroine of the British television series Hetty Wainthropp Investigates

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