More info about the name "Georgette"
Georgette is a French variant of Georgia. Georgia originates in Greek language and means "farming woman". It is a feminine form of George. Georgia is the name of the previous Soviet Union country, as well as the name of a state in the United States. Georgia was one of the original Thirteen Colonies and was named after King George II of Great Britain. As a feminine given name it has always been quite popular in the United States.