It’s almost impossible to see the name Rhett and not think of Scarlett O’Hara’s on-and-off lover, Rhett Butler, from “Gone With the Wind,” one of the most well-known literary characters of all time. Country music fans may think of singing sensation Thomas Rhett. As a first name, though, Rhett is both dashing and elegant with a splash of bad-boy fun. Though its rank is rising in the baby-name polls, it’s still underused, making it a handsome choice for your little star.
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