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Girl Name: Deidre

Name: Deidre
Pronunciation: \de(id)-re\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: broken-hearted, sorrowful
Origin: Irish
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

Description

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.

Popularity

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)

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