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 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deidre" is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of only 282 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 south west? 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 enchant, for enchant you will.
I is for ideals, no higher!
D is for dandy, a description of you!
R is for romp, you know how to have fun!
E is for exquisite, who could argue?
Your name in reverse order is "Erdied". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dieder". 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 May 7, 1983
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Korea approximately on 1750. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.
You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Name poster for Deidre
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