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What does Desir mean?

Desir Pronunciation of Desir [de-sir] as a name for girls means "desired". Desir is an alternate form of Desiree (French, Latin): from Desiderāta.


Desir has 2 variants: Desire and Desyre.

11 more related forms via Desiree: Desarae, Desaree, Deseray, Desirae, Desirat, Desiray, Desirea, Desiri, Dezirae, Deziray and Deziree.

Creative forms:
(female) Daisir, Dosir, ..

(male) Deair, Desird, ..

Middle name pairings:
Desir Eliana (D.E.), ..

How popular is Desir?

Desir is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#10557 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular related forms of Desir (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Desiree (#813 in recent rankings), Desirae (#1633), Desirea, Dezirae, Desire, Desiray and Desarae. Other forms, like Deseray, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Desir was widespread in 1994 (adoption of 0.2%) and is now significantly less. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Desarae, Desirae, Desiray, Desire, Desirea in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Desiree, Dezirae in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Dasie, Debi, Debor, Decia, Dedie, Delia, Delie, Delis, Deliz, Demi, Demia, Demie, Deni, Denia, Desma, Desme, Dessa, Devi, Devin, Deysi, Dosia, Yesfir and Zefir. These names tend to be more frequently used than Desir.

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