What does Diedra mean?
Diedra /die-dra/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Diedra's name origins are Irish and Gaelic, and the name Diedra means "broken-hearted, sorrowful". Diedra is a version of Deirdre (Irish, Gaelic): also possibly "fear". Dudra is a conventional last name.
How popular is Diedra?
Diedra is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2757 out of 4276, Top 64%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Diedra and related names. Deidre, Deirdre, Deidra, Deedee, Dee and Dedra are the prominent variation forms of Diedra (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000. Variants like Deedre are seldom used. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3953%) and has become much less since, with the versions Dee, Deidra, Deirdre and Deidre becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Deetra. This name tends to be less frequently used than Diedra.