What does Debora mean?
Debora /deb-o-ra/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Debora's name origin is Hebrew, and the meaning of Debora is "bee". Debora is a version of Deborah (Hebrew). Compare last name Debary.
Debora▼ has 20 more alternative forms via Deborah: Deb, Debb, Debbee, Debbey, Debbi, Debbie▼, Debbra, Debby▼, Debee, Debi, Debor, Debra▼, Debrah, Debralee, Debreanna, Debriana, Debs, Devora, Devorah and Dobra.Kreatif forms: Deboja, Debotra, Dexbora. [more]
How popular is Debora?
Debora is a very prominent first name for women (#580 out of 4276, Top 14%) and a slightly less prominent surname for both adults and children (#86992 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Debora for girls. Debora was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its top position of #219 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Debora and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Debora are Debbi, Debbie, Debbra, Debby, Debi, Deborah (#753 the previous year), Debra and Debrah. Forms like Debor are uncommon. Adoption of these girl names was at its peak during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.5753%) and is now much less (usage 0.0274%, ▼95.2%), with the versions Debbie, Debby, Debora, Deborah and Debra becoming somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)