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Girl Name: Deirdra

Name: Deirdra
Pronunciation: \de(i)-rd-ra, deir-dra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: broken-hearted, sorrowful
Origin: Irish
Sounds Like: Derdre, Dierdre
Similar Names: Deidra, Deandra, Deondra, Deiondra, Diedra, Deidre, Deedra, Dedra, Deadra, Deitra, Derora

Description

Deirdra \de(i)-rd-ra, deir-dra\ as a girl's name is a variant of Deirdre (Irish, Gaelic), and the meaning of Deirdra is "broken-hearted, sorrowful".

The baby name Deirdra sounds like Derdre and Dierdre. Other similar baby names are Deidra, Deandra, Deondra, Deiondra, Diedra, Deidre, Deedra, Dedra, Deadra, Deitra and Derora.

Popularity

Deirdra is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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