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Desiree

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How popular is the baby name Desiree in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1910 5 5 0
1911 6 6 0
1919 9 9 0
1920 6 6 0
1921 10 10 0
1924 6 6 0
1925 12 12 0
1927 11 11 0
1928 7 7 0
1930 6 6 0
1932 5 5 0
1934 7 7 0
1935 6 6 0
1938 10 10 0
1939 8 8 0
1940 11 11 0
1941 6 6 0
1942 10 10 0
1943 8 8 0
1944 8 8 0
1945 12 12 0
1946 18 18 0
1947 27 27 0
1948 24 24 0
1949 24 24 0
1950 29 29 0
1951 31 31 0
1952 32 32 0
1953 58 58 0
1954 99 99 0
1955 767 767 0
1956 556 556 0
1957 492 492 0
1958 502 502 0
1959 499 499 0
1960 530 530 0
1961 561 561 0
1962 572 572 0
1963 816 816 0
1964 782 782 0
1965 861 855 6
1966 804 799 5
1967 731 731 0
1968 732 732 0
1969 776 771 5
1970 792 787 5
1971 756 751 5
1972 784 784 0
1973 757 752 5
1974 779 773 6
1975 753 753 0
1976 837 837 0
1977 988 983 5
1978 1,818 1,809 9
1979 1,642 1,635 7
1980 1,798 1,790 8
1981 1,614 1,606 8
1982 2,107 2,097 10
1983 2,924 2,914 10 #95 girl name
1984 2,239 2,230 9
1985 2,311 2,304 7
1986 2,019 2,007 12
1987 2,259 2,250 9
1988 2,276 2,266 10
1989 2,358 2,349 9
1990 2,584 2,574 10
1991 2,494 2,487 7
1992 2,760 2,760 0
1993 2,443 2,443 0
1994 2,554 2,546 8
1995 2,405 2,400 5
1996 2,282 2,277 5
1997 2,186 2,186 0
1998 1,999 1,999 0
1999 1,819 1,819 0
2000 1,794 1,789 5
2001 1,720 1,720 0
2002 1,549 1,549 0
2003 1,504 1,504 0
2004 1,402 1,394 8
2005 1,160 1,160 0
2006 1,100 1,100 0
2007 1,019 1,019 0
2008 849 849 0
2009 712 712 0
2010 638 638 0
2011 484 484 0
2012 464 464 0
2013 448 448 0
2014 399 399 0
2015 342 342 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Desiree baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 81,413 babies born with the name Desiree in the United States. That's more than enough Desirees to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Desiree" was in 1983 with a total of 2,914 babies. (That's a lot of baby Desirees)

According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Desiree" ranks #71 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 15 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1986. Across the entire United States a total of 2,019 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Desiree

The name "Desiree" is of French origin, and it means "Desired". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Des'ree

Des'ree is a singer and songwriter specializing in soul, dance, R&B, and pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1990 to 2003. Des'ree was born in 1968 as Desiree Annette Weeks in London, England.

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Desiree del Valle

Desiree del Valle is an actress and series with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1 to present. Desiree was born in 1982 as Desiree Lois del Valle Dunham in Philippines.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Desiree

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Desiree Hartsock Wedding
Desiree Coleman
Desiree Rodriguez
Desiree Rogers
Desiree Washington
Desiree Jennings

Alternative Meanings

D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

R is for radiant, it's your personality!

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Eerised". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iredees". 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 Desiree born Jan 8, 1991

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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 1225. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

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.

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