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What does Diedre mean?

Diedre \di(ed)-re\ as a name for girls. The meaning of the name Diedre is "broken-hearted, sorrowful". Diedre is a variation of Deirdre (Irish, Gaelic): also possibly "fear" or "raging woman". Seldom used as a name for children.


Diedre has 2 variants: Deedre and Deidre.

Diedre has 14 more different forms via Deirdre: Deadra, Dede, Dedra, Dee, Deedee, Deedra, Deidra, Deidrie, Deirdra, Derdre, Didi, Diedra, Diedrey and Dierdre.


Diedre is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2879 out of 4276, Top 67%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Diedre and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Diedre (#unlisted) are Deidre, Deirdre, Deidra, Deedee, Dee and Dedra. Usage of this girl name reached its highest during 1960-1969 and is now much less, with the versions Deirdre, Deidre, Deidra and Dee becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dedra, Dee, Deedee, Deidra, Deidre, Deirdre in U.S.

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