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Origin: French
Meaning: Desired

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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Desiree

This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Desiree in the U.S. since 1880.

A few facts about the girl's name Desiree:

  • Records indicate that 79,460 girls in the United States have been named Desiree since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 1983, when 2,908 people in the U.S. were given the name Desiree. Those people are now 37 years old.

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    Comments about the name Desiree

    94% Approval Rating
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      17 Positive Comments

  • "My name is Desiree and I often get nick names spud because Desiree is a type of potato and I'm very short as well, hence the Nik Name!!! I like the name Desiree because it is very different than common names like Emma or Emily of even Sasha or Jane because in my whole life I've only ever met a girl named Desiree once!!!💛" Sep. 28, 2020: Report as inappropriate

  • "My middle name is Desiree. I like it, but I get made fun of for it. I'm white and they say its a Hispanic and/or African American name. First of all, who cares and why would that matter? Second, I take pride in my middle name and I think it's both cool and unique. I also have an accent above my first e and it doesn't show on most printed documents which has gotten annoying, but I'm used to it." Jan. 27, 2018: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my daughter Desiree' Angel when she was born in 1974. I think its a gorgous name. And she turned out to be a gorgous woman." Apr. 15, 2012: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is desiree and i will always love that name. the name desiree just sounds so cool! :)" Apr. 10, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I honestly do lik3 my nam3 b3caus3 it is a pr3tty nam3.. i do know s3v3ral p3opl3 with that nam3 and th3y ar3 pr3tty cool p3opl3... How3v3r it is coming around now lat3ly so it is kinda g3tting old but i still think it's a nic3 nam3 and If i w3r3nt my nam3 i would give that nam3 to my daught3r =p I hon3stly think my nam3 fits m3 b3caus3 i am very d3sirabl3... i d3sir3 lif3 and whos in it. d3sir33 AkA d3zzy" Mar. 31, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Me too!!I love this name cuz its mine!! even though i don't personally know anyone named desiree I don't think its as unique as I thought. I still bump into some in l.a. and most of them are strippers!! I swear my dad picked the name leaving from the strip joint!!lol plus my dad was 22 when I was born. Anywho I don't spell my name Desiree or anything involved with an S. Its Dezaray and is misspelled everytime as Desirae,Desiree,Dezarae,or Desire.I love my name and the meaning to be longed for or desire. I feel beautiful with this name." Jan. 26, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Desire'e is my name! i love it i have only met one person in my life with the same name she was my Best friend for years. Although she spelled it different (Dezarae. Awsome name" Apr. 30, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I LOVE MY NAME...IM GOING TO NAME MY BABY DESIREE TOO..." Aug. 10, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "LOVE IT! I love my name cuz i have so many nicknames like desi or des or rae rae...i wouldnt pick any other name" Jul. 13, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am a Desiree. I do like the name now that I'm an adult. It's classic. As a kid I was self-conscious (back then almost nobody had an unusual name). I dreaded the first day of school, when the teacher invariably pronounced it wrong." Jun. 5, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Desiree and it is one of the most awesome names ever. The way people say my name sooo much more fun.. some people have gone as far as calling me Dez-er-ia which is aweful but most humerous.. its a completely elegant name and I love it. <3" Mar. 21, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is going to be my baby`s name, I love it, it's so femenine and sweet. But I think it`s correctly spelled Dısirı" Dec. 15, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "my best friends name is desiree.. somtimes people say it say desire.. but i love her name.. it matches her personality i think.. but it just might be that im just so use to it with her.. well i think desiree is a pretty name.. it is unigue also.. -Tonya" Oct. 4, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Desiree is my name. Some people pronounce it wrong but get it right every time after I tell them. I've rarely ever come across another person with this name. I like the name Desiree because it's very rare and unique!" Jun. 27, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • ""The name Desiree is a very beautiful name that everyone should like!" says Desiree. "I love my name!"" Mar. 23, 2006: Report as inappropriate


  • "I love my name because everytime I tell someone my name I get a complement, from beautiful to sexy. I think is very femine and unique since I've only met a couple of people with it. =) I also like its meaning, "much desired"." Aug. 31, 2005: Report as inappropriate

      1 Negative Comment

  • "I hate it, I hate it, I hate it. Desiree is the worst girls name that I can think of, all of the Desiree's I know are mean." Nov. 25, 2005: Report as inappropriate

      11 Neutral Comments

  • "My name is Desseree too but obviously spelled a little differently. I like it that way though because I've met very few Desires in my life and none of them were spelled like mine." Feb. 22, 2016: Report as inappropriate

  • "desiree is a very good name nobody will change that only supper girls have that name..." Sep. 27, 2015: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my son DESIREE. Can a male child be called desiree" Jan. 8, 2014: Report as inappropriate

  • "that is just weird my name is deseray and i think that there should be more than that write?" Aug. 5, 2013: Report as inappropriate

  • "My nieces name is desiree Marie. She's very beautiful and her name fits her." Sep. 18, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love this name! But my little sister's is spelled Deseray which I like a lot because you do not see that spelling often." Dec. 14, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Deziree. I love my name now, but growing up I was called lezzi dezzi and lesaray by a few mean girls in school. I was about 13 or so and it really hurt my feelings! I have never met anyone with the same spelling as mine and I love the Z in my name. All around I think my name is really cool and I love having a unique name!!" Jun. 7, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Desiree is french and a very,very beutifal name. everbody should name there child desiree boy or girl. it means "desire". thank you. p.s desiree is not a boy name all for girls power to the people" Apr. 2, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Desiree is such a beautiful name, but I know sooo many people who are cruel or stuck up named Desiree and it has turned me off from the name." Mar. 14, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have always loved the name desiree espesially with two es anyway this has been my dream name except that my name is Hallie which i also absolutely love as well ok bye ps look up the ame Hallie" Feb. 9, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Desiree and everyone calls me "Desire" I love it so much. I even have "desire" tattooed on my back. They say my name matches my personality." Jan. 10, 2006: Report as inappropriate

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