Origin and Meaning of the Name Arlette
Miscellaneous Info for Arlette
Used in:English and French speaking countries
Additional Info:Arlette is a feminine pet form of Charles.
The name was first Carlota, giving Caroletta, then Carole. Carole became Charlotte, and its pet form Charlette, in the French trend of creating pet forms using the suffix 'ette'. Charlette gave Carlette and ultimately Arlette.
A historical figure bearing the name was the illegitimate mother of William the Conqueror.
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