What does Deedra mean?
Deedra /dee-dra/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Irish and Gaelic derivation, and the meaning of Deedra is "broken-hearted, sorrowful". Deedra is a variant transcription of Deirdre (Irish, Gaelic): also possibly "fear". Compare surname Dettra.
How popular is Deedra?
Deedra is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3391 out of 4276, Top 79%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Dedra, Dee, Deedee, Deidra, Deidre and Deirdre are the prominent related forms of Deedra (outside Top 1000). These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3953%) and have become significantly less popular since, with the forms Dee, Deidra, Deidre and Deirdre becoming less stylish. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Deedra and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)