What does Desdemona mean?
Desdemona [des-de-mona] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Desdemona is "wretchedness". Literary: in Shakespeare's "Othello", Desdemona is the beautiful, innocent heroine, wrongly accused of adultery by her husband.
Desdemona has 1 variant: Desmona.Creative forms:
(female) Derdemona, Desdemoya, ..
(male) Desdemodar, Desdemoney, .. Middle name pairings:
Desdemona Natalie (D.N.), ..
How popular is Desdemona?
Desdemona is an unusual first name for women. Desdemona is an uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Desdemona for girls. Desdemona has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Ademina, Anemona, Asemina, Debreanna, Decembra, Deeana, Deeanna, Deena▼, Deleena, Delena, Demona, Demonah, Deona, Desideria, Desma, Destina, Devona, Dimona, Hermona, Leeona, Remona and Sedona. These names tend to be more commonly used than Desdemona.