Dierdre

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dierdre

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Alt. Meaning

D is for direct, you get to the point

I is for important, the search for all parts of life that are

E is for enamoured, forever will your children be with you

R is for realist, the way you are.

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

R is for rich, in the love from others

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

Notable Persons Named Dierdre

Dee Smart is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1991 to present. Dee was given the name Dierdre Claire Smart on July 9th, 1966 in Adelaide.

Popularity:

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1941 5 5 0
1944 5 5 0
1945 15 15 0
1946 11 11 0
1947 16 16 0
1948 19 19 0
1949 14 14 0
1950 12 12 0
1951 16 16 0
1952 12 12 0
1953 14 14 0
1954 9 9 0
1955 17 17 0
1956 18 18 0
1957 21 21 0
1958 16 16 0
1959 29 29 0
1960 44 44 0
1961 62 62 0
1962 47 47 0
1963 39 39 0
1964 61 61 0
1965 42 42 0
1966 35 35 0
1967 35 35 0
1968 32 32 0
1969 39 39 0
1970 36 36 0
1971 30 30 0
1972 26 26 0
1973 24 24 0
1974 25 25 0
1975 18 18 0
1976 19 19 0
1977 20 20 0
1978 14 14 0
1979 14 14 0
1980 15 15 0
1981 11 11 0
1982 13 13 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 12 12 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 7 7 0
1987 9 9 0
1988 15 15 0
1989 13 13 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 15 15 0
1993 9 9 0
1994 6 6 0
1995 5 5 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 10 10 0
2000 5 5 0
2003 5 5 0
2005 7 7 0
2009 6 6 0

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Popularity of Dierdre as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Dierdre

  • How Popular is the name Dierdre? Dierdre is the 9,854th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dierdre have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,116 babies born with the first name Dierdre in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dierdre to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dierdre? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1941 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dierdre first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dierdre is Thursday, August 22nd, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Dierdre born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dierdre was in 1961 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Dierdre Factoid: According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dierdre is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1971.
  • Weird things about the name Dierdre: Your name in reverse order is Erdreid. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Drrdeie. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Dierdre born Nov 2, 2001

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 Central England approximately on 900. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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