< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Misery
  • #50975 All Time

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

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Want to know about the populiarty of Desdemona? From 1880 to 2014, 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.

Alternative Meanings

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

S is for success, in all you will do.

D is for dandy, a description of you!

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

M is for melody, the song of life.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Anomedsed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Deaomdsne". 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 Dec 7, 1926

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 Northern Africa approximately on 1500. 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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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