What does Diedre mean?
(female) Didre, Dodre, ..
(male) Diede, Diedor, .. Middle name pairings:
Diedre Harriet (D.H.), ..
How popular is Diedre?
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. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name history of Diedre for girls. Diedre entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #1476 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Diedre are Deirdre, Deirdra, Diedra, Dierdre, Deidre, Deidra, Dedra, Dede, Dee, Deedee, Deedra and Deadra. Other variants, like Derdre, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Diedre reached its highest in the 1960s (usage of 0.08%), but now, versions such as Deidre have become somewhat outmoded.
Diedre is pronounced similarly to Didiere. Other recommended names are Andre, Chere, Daeira, Deane, Debee, Debra▼, Dedie, Deeane, Deetra, Delie, Delle, Demee, Demie, Denae, Dene, Deora, Deren, Derry, Desire, Desme, Desyre, Devra, Devri, Deyse, Diandra, Diandre, Diane▼, Dianne▼, Dido, Diedrika (see Didrika), Diella, Dielle, Dinae, Dinelle, Dinnie, Dinora, Diondra, Dione, Dionne▼, Dior, Divine, Dixee, Dixie▼, Dodee, Dodie, Dore, Dreda, Eire, Fiore, Ginevre, Jere, Phaedre, Phedre, Pipere, Tiare, Tierre and Vere. These names tend to be less commonly used than Diedre.See names in meaning and etymology.