Meaning and name origin
Desire is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2592 out of 4276, Top 61%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Desire and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Desiree (#700). (2014 statistics).