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Girl Name: Detta

Name: Detta
Pronunciation: \d(et)-ta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Datya, Dita, Dotty, Tetty, Teeta
Similar Names: Netta, Betta, Cetta, Delta, Hetta, Yetta, Jetta, Letta, Retta, Zetta


Detta \d(et)-ta\ as a girl's name. Short form of Benedetta (Latin) "blessed".

Baby names that sound like Detta are Datya, Dita, Dotty, Tetty and Teeta. Other similar baby names are Netta, Betta, Cetta, Delta, Hetta, Yetta, Jetta, Letta, Retta and Zetta.


Detta is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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