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Desdemona Meaning


What does Desdemona mean?

The name Desdemona is of English origin.

The meaning of Desdemona is "ill starred".

Desdemona is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 9 letters and 4 syllables and is pronounced Des-de-mo-na.

The Given Name Desdemona

Desdemona is quite a refined name and a welcome find.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A fearless name that will be loved by parents.

Desdemona Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Desdemona sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Desdemona Name Popularity Page.

Desdemona Related Names

Famous Desdemonas

  • Desdemona ~ Othello character

Desdemona Numerology

What will your new littleDesdemona be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Desdemona Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Desdemona.

Just for fun, see the name Desdemona 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 Desdemona in Nautical Flags page.