Desiree name meaning

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in 2010

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Desiree mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Desiree

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
New Zealand
African Dutch (Afrikaans)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Colorado, U.S., the name Desiree is of French origin and means "To desire, or to long for; desired one".
  2. A submission from Netherlands says the name Desiree means "The name Desiree comes from the word 'desire', to wish for" and is of English origin.
  3. A user from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Desiree is of American origin and means "Desire and Beauty".
  4. 2 people from the United States and Bahamas agree the name Desiree is of French origin and means "Desire you".
  5. A submission from Singapore says the name Desiree means "Desired one" and is of French origin.
  6. According to 3 people from Brazil and the United States, the name Desiree means "Desired".
  7. A submission from Tennessee, U.S. says the name Desiree means "the meaning of desire" and is of French origin.
  8. A user from Delaware, U.S. says the name Desiree is of French origin and means "Desired, wanted".
  9. A submission from Singapore says the name Desiree means "Desire" and is of New Zealand origin.
  10. According to a user from Illinois, U.S., the name Desiree is of French origin and means "To desire".
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  1. A female given name from French, anglicized from French Désirée.

Notable Persons Named Desiree

Notable Persons Named Desiree


Des'ree is a soul music, dance music, contemporary r&b, and pop music musician. She was most prominent from 1990 to 2003. Des'ree was given the name Desiree Annette Weeks on November 30th, 1968 in London, England. Des'ree is also known as Weeks and Desiree Annette.

Desiree Akhavan

Desiree Akhavan is a filmmaker, screenwriter, actor, and filmmaker (magazine). Desiree was born in 1984.

Elizabeth Inglis

Elizabeth Inglis was an actress. Elizabeth was given the name Desiree Mary Lucy Hawkins on July 10th, 1913 in Colchester, Essex, England, UK. Elizabeth is also known as Hawkins and Desiree Mary Lucy Hawkins. She died on August 25th, 2007.

Desirée Cordero

She holds the title Miss Spain 2014 and Miss Spain. Desirée was given the name Desirée Cordero Ferrer on September 30th, 1993 in Seville.

Desiree del Valle

Desiree del Valle is an actor and actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1996. Desiree was given the name Desirée Lois del Valle Dunham on May 28th, 1982 in Philippines. Desiree is also known as Desirée del Valle.

Lucienne Day

Lucienne Day was a textile design and textile designer. Lucienne was given the name Désirée Lucienne Lisbeth Dulcie Conradi on January 5th, 1917 in Coulsden, Surrey, England. She left this life on January 30th, 2010.

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    Soccer Player
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    Soccer Player
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    Journalist & Tv Host
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    Soccer Player
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    Radio Show Host

Notable Persons With the Last Name Desiree

Notable Persons With the Last Name Desiree

Princess Désirée

Princess Désirée is royalty. Princess was born as the child of Prince Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten, Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg, and Gotha on June 2nd, 1938 in Haga Palace.


Fun Facts about the name Desiree

  • How Popular is the name Desiree? Desiree is the 743rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Desiree have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 82,496 babies born with the first name Desiree in the United States. That's more than enough people named Desiree to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Desiree? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1910 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Desiree first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Desiree is Friday, June 10th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Desiree born? The highest recorded use of the first name Desiree was in 1983 with a total of 2,914 babies. That's a lot of babies named Desiree!
  • Random Desiree Factoid: According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Desiree ranks 56th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 20 babies in Hawaii have the same name in 1968.
  • Weird things about the name Desiree: The name spelled backwards is Eerised. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ereiesd. How do you pronounce that?
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