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What does the name "Deidre" mean?

Deidre (Irish): Melancholy. A variant of the older name Deirdre In Celtic legend Deirdre died of a broken heart

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 endear, all those you touch.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

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 "Diered". 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.

How popular is the name "Deidre" in the U.S.?


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 first appeared 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 1985 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deidre" is not a popular baby girl's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 18 babies in Mississippi have the same name as you in 1985. Across the entire United States a total of only 344 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 new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Deidre born Jan 24, 1965

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 Southern India approximately on 1225. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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