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Debra Meaning


What does Debra mean?

The name Debra is of English origin.

The meaning of Debra is "bee".

Debra is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced De-bra.

The Given Name Debra

Debra is a diminutive of Deborah. See Deborah for further details.

Debra is a name with class.

This great little girl name has a natural majesty.

A simple name that will appeal to parents.

Debra falls into the insect name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Debra Messing, and Debra Winger.

Debra Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 3,981 in baby name popularity for girls with 37 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,074 in baby name popularity for girls with 54 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Debra has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Debra Name Popularity Page.

Debra Related Names

Debra is a diminutive of Deborah.

Famous Debras

  • Debra ~ 2 hurricanes, 1 storm
  • Debra Messing ~ Actress
  • Debra Winger ~ Actress

Debra Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Debra.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Debra Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Debra in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Debra.

Just for fun, see the name Debra in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Debra in Nautical Flags page.