First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Desanka mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Desanka

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  • A submission from North Macedonia says the name Desanka means ""Happines"(to happen) and "merciful"" and is of Slavic origin.

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Alt. Meaning

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

E is for enduring, forever will your memory remain

S is for strength, there when needed.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

A is for appreciative, of all you have

Notable Persons Named Desanka

Desanka Maksimović was a writer. They were most active from 1920 to 1993. Desanka was born on May 16th, 1898 in Rabrovica, near Valjevo, Kingdom of Serbia. They breathed their last breath on February 11th, 1993.


Beba Lončar is an actress. They were most prominent from 1960 to 1982. Beba was given the name Desanka Lončar on April 28th, 1943 in Belgrade. Beba is also known as Beba Longar.


Desanka was born on October 14th, 1941 in Vrbas.


Desanka was born in 1925.


Fun Facts about the name Desanka

  • When was the first name Desanka first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Desanka is Friday, April 6th, 1888.
  • How unique is the name Desanka? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Desanka. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Desanka: Your name in reverse order is Aknased. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eadaskn. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Desanka born Jun 11, 1985

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 825. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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