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Girl Names Starting with De-

De- baby names and what they mean, with 88 results. De- names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity 68 years ago (ADOPTION OF 5.69%) and are now much less conventional (ADOPTION 0.51%, 91.1%), with names like Denisha becoming somewhat dated. Delilah (#94), Demi (#395) and Delaney (#248) are three of the more contemporarily stylish girl names here, while Deal (TOP 1%) and Desai (2%) are conventional De- surnames. Here is the list of De- names for boys.

De- names

De- - Deifilia | Deiondra - Delina | Della - Deora | Derica - Devina | Devina - Deyse

De- - Deifilia

De- and variants

De-, var. Deshay, Denita, Denisha, Denesha, Deneisha, Denell, Demeisha, Delyse, Delynden, Deloise, Delyn, Delisa, Delinda, Delina, Delena, Delicia, Deleena, Delaree, Delara, Delana, Delandra, Dejana, Deangela
Based on American element. Combination of the De prefix with .. De-, Deangela, Dejana, Delandra and Delara are more exclusive as girls' names.

Source fr. Latin language. "Goddess." Dea was not a Top birth name in 2018.

Diana and variants

Dena, Deanna1, Deeane, Deeana1, Dee1, Deedee1, Dede1, Deanna2, Deann1, Deane1, Deandra1, Deana1
Forms of Diana. From Latin element. "Divine." Deyana is also a somewhat popular girl's name.


Form of Diandra. .. The Greek di means two, and .. Common. Compare Deandra with popular last names Delora (UPPER 47%), Dadura (100%), which also end with -ra. See also Keandra.

Deandra and variants

Deandra3, var. Deeandra, Deandria, Deandrea, Deanda
Root fr. American word. Blend of Deanne plus variants of .. Used somewhat widely as girls' names, Deandra, Deandrea, etc. are similar to the conventional Leandra.

Deangelis, Deangellis
Forms of Dangelis. Modern elaboration of Angela, perhaps suggested .. Outside Top 2000.

Deanna and variants

Deanna3, var. Deonne, Deonna, Deondra, Deona, Deeanna, Deena1, Deeann1, Deeana2, Deanne, Deane2, Deann2, Deana2
Root fr. Old English element. "Valley; church leader." Adoption of Deanna and forms was widespread during 1960-1969 and has become lower, with Deanna becoming somewhat outmoded.

Debonnaire, var. Debonaire, Debonair
Based on French word. "Urbane, nonchalant." Debonnaire, Debonair and Debonaire are not often adopted as birth names.

Deborah and variants

Deborah, var. Devorah, Devora, Debs, Debriana, Debralee, Debreanna, Debrah, Debra, Debora, Debi, Debor, Deberah, Debera, Debee, Debbra, Debby, Debbie, Debbi, Debbey, Debbee, Debbera, Debb, Deb
Origin fr. Hebrew. "Bee." Usage of Deborah, Debora, etc. as birth names in 2018 was up 6.7% compared to a year ago.

Var. of Brandy. Derived fr. English language. .. Also probably invented as a feminine .. Not Top 2000 name. See also Debriana.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deana, Deandra, Deandrea, Deane, Deann

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deanna, Deanne, Deb, Debbi, Debbie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Debbra, Debby, Debera, Debi, Debora

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deborah, Debra, Debrah, Dede, Dee

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deeann, Deeanna, Deedee, Deena, Delana

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Delena, Delicia, Delina, Delinda, Delisa

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Deloise, Dena, Denae, Denesha, Denisha

Top 2000 baby names ranking of De- names: Denita, Deonna, Devorah

Decca, var. Deka, Decka
.. It was famous as the Mitford .. Decca, Decka and Deka were not among 2018's Top names.

Month name that refers to the .. Not widespread. Decembra is not listed in the US Demographics.

Decima, var. Decia
Derived fr. Latin element. "Tenth girl." Decida and Deima are creative forms.

Danae and variants

Dene, Denay, Denae, Dee2
Forms of Danae. Root fr. Greek element. Mythology .. Used somewhat frequently as baby names, Denae, Dee, etc. sound like the common Deena.

Dee and variants

Dee3, var. Deeann2, Deedee2, Dedie, Dede2
Derived fr. Welsh. "Swarthy." Dee (UPPER 3%) and Dede (28%) appear often as surnames.


Var. of Didi. Variant of Diana and Deirdre .. Adoption of Deedee was more pronounced among parents 6 decades ago. See also Deedre.

Adena and variants

Denah, Deena2
Forms of Adena. Root fr. Hebrew. "Decoration." Deena is common (TOP 21%) as a first name, whereas Denah is rare.

Form of Geraldine. Source fr. Old German word. "Spear ruler." Adoption of Deena was expansive during 1960-1969, but now, Deena has become less in vogue. See also Deeann.

Form of Digna. Origin fr. Latin word. "Worthy." Deenya is uncommon as a baby name. See also Veenya.

Based on Latin element. "God's daughter." Not Top 2000 name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for De- names for girls.

1. De- - Deifilia
De- [Deshay, Denita, ..], Dea, Diana [Dena, Deanna, ..], Diandra [Deandra], Deandra [Deeandra, Deandria, ..], Dangelis [Deangelis, Deangellis], Deanna [Deonne, Deonna, ..], Debonnaire [Debonair, Debonaire], Deborah [Devora, Devorah, ..], Brandy [Debranda], Decca [Deka, Decka], Decembra, Decima [Decia], Danae [Dene, Denay, ..], Dee [Deeann, Deedee, ..], Didi [Deedee], Adena [Denah, Deena], Geraldine [Deena], Digna [Deenya], Deifilia

Deiondra [Deionna], Dionne [Deon, Deonne, ..], Deirdre [Derdre, Deirdra, ..], Deitra [Detria, Deetra], Deja [Deyanira, Dejanira, ..], Adelaide [Delly, Delli, ..], Alida [Dela, Della], Delana, Delancey [Delancy, Delancie], Delaney [Delene, Delena, ..], Dulce [Delsine, Delcine, ..], Delfina [Delphia, Delphine, ..], Cordelia [Della, Delie, ..], Delia [Delya, Deelia], Bedelia [Delia], Amelia [Delia], Delicia [Delyssa, Delysia, ..], Delight, Delilah [Delila], Adeline [Delly, Delyne, ..]

Della [Delline, Dellene, ..], Delma [Delmy, Delmira, ..], Dolores [Deloris, Deloria, ..], Delores [Delora, Deloris], Delphine [Delphinia, Delphinea, ..], Delta [Dellta], Amanda [Demanda], Damaris [Demarys, Demaris, ..], Demelza, Dimitra [Demetra, Demetria], Demetria [Demitra, Demitras, ..], Demi [Demie, Demiana, ..], Dimona [Demona, Demonah], Dinah [Dena], Dena [Denni, Denna, ..], Denelle [Denell], Denise [Denys, Denyse, ..], Deolinda, Dionysia [Deonysia, Deonisia], Deora

Derica [Derrica, Dericka, ..], Derinda, Dorinda [Derinda], Derine, Derora [Derorit], Daryl [Derrill], Derry, Dervla [Dearbhla, Deirbhealla], Deryn [Derron, Derrynne, ..], Desdemona [Desmona], Desiree [Deziree, Deziray, ..], Desma [Desme], Dessa, Destiny [Destyni, Destinie, ..], Detta, Deva [Devi], Devany [Devony, Devinee, ..], Devi, Devin [Devyn, Devvin, ..], Davina [Devina]

Divina [Devina], Devon [Devyn, Devynn, ..], Devora [Devri, Devra, ..], Devri, Dextra [Dextera], Deyanira [Deianira, Dellanira], Dacey [Deyci], Daisy [Deysi, Deyse]

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