Meaning and Name Origin
Dee is a very prominent first name for females (#698 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#6768 out of 88799, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Dee for girls. Dee reached its highest position of #458 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Dee and related names. Danae, Deedee, Deirdre and Diana (#297 a year ago) are the prominent related forms of Dee appearing in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1960-1969 and have become significantly less widespread since, with the versions Dee and Deirdre becoming less stylish. Diana (#297) is the most chic name for newborns in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dee▼ is pronounced similarly to Da-, Dai, Day, De-, Dea, Di and Doe. Other recommended similar baby names are Bee, Cee, Deb, Del, Dene, Fee, Lee▼ and Ree. These names tend to be less frequently used than Dee.