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Girl Name: Desmona

Name: Desmona
Pronunciation: \d(e)-smo-na, des-mona\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: wretchedness
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Tasmina, Tasmine, Tasmyne, Tasmin, Tasmeena
Similar Names: Demona, Desma, Destina, Dimona, Demonah


Desmona \d(e)-smo-na, des-mona\ as a girl's name is a variant of Desdemona (Greek), and the meaning of Desmona is "wretchedness".

The baby name Desmona sounds like Tasmina, Tasmine, Tasmyne, Tasmin and Tasmeena. Other similar baby names are Demona, Desma, Destina, Dimona and Demonah.


Desmona 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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