Origin: Old German
Meaning: 1. bear; 2. hope
1. diminutive of Bernadette
2. affectionate form of Nadia, Nadine
NaNa, Nadie, Nady
Variations, Nicknames and Sound Alikes:
Nada, Nadia, Nadya, Nanette
Phrases you might say or hear someday:
Nadette wants to go swimming.
Curiosity killed the cat, Nadette.
Nadette loves jigsaw puzzles.
1. Nadette Stasa, American casting director, actress
2. Bern Nadette Stanis (b. 1953), American actress
born Bernadette Stanislaus
Nadette Middle Names