The name Rhett

About the baby name Rhett, at Click Baby

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If you like the name Rhett, find out the meaning, origin, nicknames, variations and other information to help you decide if you want to use this first name for your baby.

Name meaning, variations & etymology

  • From Holland, from old Dutch “raet,” meaning advice
  • Famous for the character Rhett Butler from the Margaret Mitchell novel and 1940 movie “Gone with the Wind”
  • Some suggest the name could also have Welsh origins, as a variation of Rhys
  • Rhett first joined the top 1000 names in 1955 (ranking 842), and as of 2017, had reached the #180 spot with its popularity growing steadily since 2007



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