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What does Deb mean?

Deb Pronunciation of Deb [deb] as a girls' name is a Hebrew name, and Deb means "bee". Deb is an alternate spelling of Deborah (Hebrew).

Associated with: bee.

Variations

Deb has 1 variant: Debb.

15 more different relations via Deborah: Debbee, Debbey, Debbi, Debbie, Debbra, Debby, Debee, Debera, Debi, Debor, Debora, Debra, Debrah, Debs and Dobra.

Creative forms:
(female) Debo, Dei, ..

(male) Deby, Deda, ..

Middle name pairings:
Deb Justyce (D.J.), ..

How popular is Deb?

Deb is a very popular first name for women (#1700 out of 4276, Top 40%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#55971 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Deb was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its top position of #1146 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deb name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Deb outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Deb rated in the Top 2000 are Debbi, Debbie, Debbra, Debby, Debera, Debi, Debora, Deborah (#806 the previous year), Debra and Debrah. Other forms, like Debbey, are uncommon. These forms of Deb were at the peak of their popularity 65 years ago (usage of 6.9%) and have become much less popular since, with forms like Debra becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deb, Debbi, Debbie, Debbra, Debby in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Debera, Debi, Debora, Deborah, Debra, Debrah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Deb and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are De-, Dea, Dee and Del. These names tend to be less frequently used than Deb.

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