What does Desirae mean?
Desirae /de-sir-ae/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of French and Latin origin, and the name Desirae means "desired". Desirae is an alternate form of Desiree (French, Latin): from Desiderāta. Destra is a conventional last name.
How popular is Desirae?
Desirae is a very popular first name for females (#2083 out of 4276, Top 49%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Desirae for girls. Desirae entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #469 in the U.S. in the year 1993, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Desirae and corresponding names. The only other prominent varying form of Desirae rated in the Top 1000 is Desiree (#700 the previous year). Variants like Desiray are seldom used. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity in 1992 (usage of 0.7005%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.15%, 78.6% less), with the forms Desiree and Desirae becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Jesirae. This name tends to be less commonly used than Desirae.