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Desdemona

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Misery
  • #51736 All Time
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How popular is the baby name Desdemona in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1904 6 6 0
1919 5 5 0
1972 5 5 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 7 7 0
1994 7 7 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Desdemona baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 35 babies born with the name Desdemona in the United States. The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1904 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Desdemona" was in 1994 with a total of 7 babies.

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Desdemona" mean? The list below shows the origins of Desdemona as well as things modernly associated with the name Desdemona such as celebrities named Desdemona.

Origin and Meaning of Desdemona

The name "Desdemona" is of Greek origin, and it means "Misery". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Desdemona

Desdemona Band
Desdemona Despair
Desdemona Font
Desdemona Monologue
Desdemona Othello
Desdemona Toni Morrison
Desdemona Tx

Alternative Meanings

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Anomedsed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Denoasedm". 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 Desdemona born Jan 12, 2003

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 Poland 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. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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