• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Genette (Zoöl) One of several species of small Carnivora of the genus Genetta, allied to the civets, but having the scent glands less developed, and without a pouch.
    • Genette The fur of the common genet (Genetta vulgaris); also, any skin dressed in imitation of this fur.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n genette Same as genet.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. genette, Sp. gineta, fr. Ar. jarneiṭ,


In literature:

I may observe that we have also Gennet and Jennett as surnames, and the Germans have also Genett.
"Surnames as a Science" by Robert Ferguson
Manning put himself into communication with his friend, the Abbe Des Genettes, in Paris.
"The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 1 of 2" by Edward Tyas Cook

In news:

The only child of Adrian Rumel Woolley and Vivian Genette Sperry.
(back row, from left) Jordon Holmes, Kelsey Carothers, Andrew Liberacki, Marina Hoggan (on sofa), Jenna Genett and Annie Rutledge.