Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: broken-hearted, sorrowful
Sounds Like: Deidrie, Deidra, Deedre
Similar Names: Derdre, Dedie, Dede, Dierdre, Diedre, Deirdra, Deedra, Dedra, Deadra, Deitra, Desyre, Desire
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 871
Deidre \de(id)-re\ as a girl's name is a variant of Deirdre (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Deidre is "broken-hearted, sorrowful".
The baby name Deidre sounds like Deidrie, Deidra and Deedre. Other similar baby names are Derdre, Dedie, Dede, Dierdre, Diedre, Deirdra, Deedra, Dedra, Deadra, Deitra, Desyre and Desire.
Deidre is a very popular first name for women (#871 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)