in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: Irish
- #1927 All Time
Pronunciation of Deidre
How popular is the name "Deidre" in the U.S.?
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Want to know about the populiarty of Deidre? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,651 babies born with the name Deidre in the United States. That's more than enough Deidres to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1933 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Deidre" was in 1963 with a total of 542 babies.
According to the 1962 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deidre" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 83 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1962. Across the entire United States a total of only 539 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.
Where is the name Deidre popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Deidre in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Deidre" mean? The list below shows the origins of Deidre as well as things modernly associated with the name Deidre such as celebrities named Deidre.
Origin and Meaning of Deidre
The name "Deidre" is of Irish origin, and it means "Melancholy. A variant of the older name Deirdre In Celtic legend Deirdre died of a broken heart". It's a name commonly given to girls.
D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.
E is for electric, a sparkling trait!
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.
R is for radiant, it's your personality!
E is for elegant, born within you.
Your name in reverse order is "Erdied". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ddriee". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Deidre born Oct 26, 1947
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Alaska approximately on 1225. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Name poster for Deidre
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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