US Popularity:299
Meaning:to speak; advisor
Rhett is a boy's name of Latin origin that means "to speak." The name also has links to the Dutch surname de Raedt, meaning "advisor," and is a variant of Rhys. Literary fans will almost certainly recognize the name as Scarlett O'Hara's love interest Rhett Butler in Gone with the Wind. Whether you want to celebrate your favorite fictional character or inspire baby to be eloquent and wise, Rhett is a charming choice that stands out.

Rhett Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Rhett is currently #808 on The Bump
Boy:Rhett is currently #446 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Rhett is currently #299 in U.S. births
Boy:Rhett is currently #165 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 14
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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