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Dahlia
Language of origin: German
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: dahlia
Info about origin: use of the name of the flower as a given name
 the flower was named after the famous Swedish botanist Anders Dahl (18th century)
 the family name 'Dahl' is related to the given name 'Dale'
Words: die Dahlie=the dahlia (German)
Variants: Dahlia  German, English
 Dalia  German, English   (#833 in US popularity)

Daisy
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: daisy
Info about origin: use of the name of the flower as given name
 the flower name means 'day eye'
 used as given name only since around the end of the 19th century
Words:  (English) ; daeg=the day (Old English) ; eage=the eye (Old English)
Variants: Daisy  German, English   (#155 in US popularity)
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Dakota
Language of origin: Dakota
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: friend
Info about origin: use of the name of the Native American people 'Dakota' as a given name
 only quite recently used as a given name
 mostly used as a male name, less frequently as a female name
Words: dakota=the friend, the ally (Dakota)
Variants: Dakota  English   (#337 in US popularity)

Dalisay
Language of origin: Tagalog
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: pure
Words: dalisay=pure (Tagalog)
Variants: Dalisay  Tagalog

Dallas
Language of origin: Scottish
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: resting place (?)
Info about origin: from a family name deriving from a Scottish place name
 the meaning of the place name is disputed, maybe 'resting place'
 although traditionally a male name, in the US used as a female name as well, albeit rarely
Variants: Dallas  English   (#613 in US popularity)

Damaris
Language of origin: Old Greek
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: calf (?)
Info about origin: from Greek 'damaris' (calf) or else a diminutive of 'damar' (wife)
 in the Bible Damaris is a woman converted to Christianity by Saint Paul
Words: damaris=the calf (Old Greek) ; damar=the wife (Old Greek)
Variants: Damaris  German, English   (#850 in US popularity)
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Dana
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: the Dane
Info about origin: from a family name that originally denoted somebody from Denmark
 the 'den' in 'Denmark' probably goes back to an Indoeuropean root word 'dhen' (low, flat)
Words: dhen=low, flat (Indoeuropean)
Variants: Dana  English
 Dayna  English   (#784 in US popularity)

Danica
Language of origin: Slavic
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: morning star
Info about origin: (not yet available)
Words: danika=the morning star (Slavic)
Variants: Danica  German, English, Slavic   (#830 in US popularity)
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Daniela
Language of origin: Hebrew
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: God is my judge
Info about origin:See male form Daniel
Variants: Daniela  German, Italian, Portuguese, Polish, Czech, Romanian   (#243 in US popularity)
 Dana  German   (#157 in US popularity)
 Daniella  German, Italian   (#480 in US popularity)
 Daniele  Italian
 Danielle  French, English   (#22 in US popularity)
 Danila  Slavic
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Daphne
Language of origin: Old Greek
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: laurel, laurel tree
Info about origin: in Greek mythology Daphne is a nymph who was turned into a laurel tree
Words: daphne=the laurel, the laurel tree, the laurel, the laurel tree (Old Greek)
Variants: Daphne  German, English   (#896 in US popularity)
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Dara
Language of origin: Unknown
Gender: female
Variants: Dara  English   (#943 in US popularity)

Darby
Language of origin: Old Norse
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: deer town
Info about origin: from an English family name which derives from an Old Norse place name meaning 'deer town'
Words: dyr=the deer (Old Norse) ; byr=the village, the settlement (Old Norse)
Variants: Darby  English   (#787 in US popularity)

Darcy
Language of origin: Old French
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: from Arcy
Info about origin: from a Norman family name 'D'Arcy' (from Arcy, with Arcy a city in France)
 the name of the city derives from Latin 'arx' (fortress)
Words: arx=the fortress (Latin)
Variants: Darcy  English   (#943 in US popularity)
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Daria
Language of origin: Old Persian
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: possessor of the good
Info about origin:See male form Darius
Variants: Daria  German
 Darian  English   (#523 in US popularity)
 Darja  Russian
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Darlene
Language of origin: English
Gender: female
Info about origin: recently coined, as a combination of 'Darling' with the typical female name ending '-lene'
Words:  (English)
Variants: Darlene  English   (#628 in US popularity)
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Davida
Language of origin: Hebrew
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: beloved
Info about origin:See male form David
Variants: Davida  German, English
 Davina  English, Scottish
 Vina  English

Dawn
Language of origin: English
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: dawn
Info about origin: use of the common English word as given name
 probably used for the first time in this way in 1928, but with a quickly rising popularity afterwards
 the word itself derives from the word for 'day'
Words:  (English) ; daeg=the day (Old English)
Variants: Dawn  English   (#531 in US popularity)

Deana
Language of origin: Old English
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: valley; dean
Info about origin:See male form Dean
Variants: Deana  English   (#983 in US popularity)

Deborah
Language of origin: Hebrew
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: bee
Info about origin: in the Bible Deborah is a judge and a prophetess of Israel
Words: deborah=the bee (Hebrew)
Variants: Deborah  German, English, French, Hebrew, Italian   (#360 in US popularity)
 Debora  German, English, French, Hebrew, Italian
 Debbie  English   (#943 in US popularity)
 Debby  English
 Deborina  Italian
 Debra  English   (#712 in US popularity)
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Deja
Language of origin: French
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: already
Info about origin: use of the french word 'déjà' as English given name
 apparently taken from the English expression 'deja vu' (originally from French)
Words:  (English) ; déjà=already (French)
Variants: Deja  English   (#364 in US popularity)

Delaney
Language of origin: Old French
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: from the alder grove
Info about origin: from a Norman family name 'De l'aunaie' which means as 'from the alder grove'
Words: aunaie=the alder grove (Old French) ; aulne=the alder (Old French)
Variants: Delaney  English   (#393 in US popularity)

Demetria
Language of origin: Old Greek
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: dedicated to Demeter
Info about origin:See male form Dimitri
Variants: Demetria  Italian
 Demi  English   (#701 in US popularity)
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Denise
Language of origin: Old Greek
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: dedicated to Dionysos
Info about origin:See male form Dennis
Variants: Denise  German, French   (#199 in US popularity)
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Desiree
Language of origin: Latin
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: the longed-for, the wished-for
Variants: Desiree  German   (#137 in US popularity)
 Desirae  English   (#544 in US popularity)
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Destiny
Language of origin: English
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: destiny
Info about origin: use of the common word as given name
 the word itself has Latin roots and came into English by way of French
Words:  (English) ; destinare=to determine, to destine (Latin)
Male form: Destin
Variants: Destiny  English   (#82 in US popularity)
 Destinee  English   (#451 in US popularity)
 Destiney  English   (#825 in US popularity)
 Destini  English   (#820 in US popularity)

Devin
Language of origin: Old Irish
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: the poet
Words: devin=the poet (Old Irish)
Variants: Devin  English, Irish   (#344 in US popularity)
 Devan  English   (#722 in US popularity)
 Devyn  English   (#891 in US popularity)

Devon
Language of origin: Celtic
Gender: female
Info about origin: use of the county Devon in England as a given name
 the name of the county probably is of Celtic origin and derives from the name of a Celtic tribe, the Dumnonii
Variants: Devon  English   (#357 in US popularity)

Diamond
Language of origin: English
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: diamond
Info about origin: use of the English name of the precious stone as given name
 the word has Latin and Greek roots
Words:  (English) ; adamas=the indestructible metal (Old Greek) ; a=un (Old Greek) ; damazein=to defeat (Old Greek)
Variants: Diamond  English   (#204 in US popularity)

Diana
Language of origin: Latin
Gender: female
Info about origin: in Roman mythology Diana is the goddess of hunting and of the moon
 the name probably derives from a very old Indoeuropean word which is also the origin of 'Zeus'
Words: deiwo=the light, the daylight, the deity (Indoeuropean)
Variants: Diana  German, English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian   (#97 in US popularity)
 Diane  French, German   (#485 in US popularity)
 Dianne  French, German
 Deanna  English   (#183 in US popularity)
 Dianna  English   (#770 in US popularity)
 Kiana  Hawaii   (#275 in US popularity)
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Dinah
Language of origin: Hebrew
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: judgement (?)
Info about origin: in the Bible Dinah is a daughter of Jacob and Leah
Words: diyn=the judgement (Hebrew)
Variants: Dinah  German, English
 Dina  German, English   (#923 in US popularity)

Dominika
Language of origin: Latin
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: belonging to the lord
Info about origin:See male form Dominic
Variants: Dominika  German, Hungarian
 Domenica  Italian
 Dominica  Spanish
 Dominique  French   (#135 in US popularity)
 Dominque  English   (#923 in US popularity)
 Domonique  English   (#820 in US popularity)
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Donna
Language of origin: Italian
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: lady
Info about origin: use of the common Italian word 'donna' (lady) as English given name
 in such use only since around the start of the 20th century
 often also understood as a female form of 'Donald'
Words: donna=the lady (Italian)
Variants: Donna  English   (#461 in US popularity)

Doris
Language of origin: Old Greek
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: the Dorian woman
Info about origin: from the name of an ancient Greek tribe, the Dorians
 the name of the tribe is probably related to the word 'doron' (gift)
 in Greek mythology Doris is the daughter of Okeanos and Tethys
Words: doron=the gift (Old Greek)
Variants: Doris  German   (#973 in US popularity)

Dorothea
Language of origin: Old Greek
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: gift of God
Info about origin: female form of the Latin name 'Dorotheus', from the Greek name 'Dorotheos'
 known from Saint Dorothea (3rd/4th century AD)
Words: doron=the gift (Old Greek) ; theos=God (Old Greek)
Variants: Dorothea  German
 Dora  German
 Dorothee  German
 Dolly  English
 Doreen  English
 Dorotea  Italian, Spanish
 Dorothy  English   (#565 in US popularity)
 Dorothée  French
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Drew
Language of origin: English
Gender: female
Info about origin: longtime a clearly male short form of 'Andrew'
 but since around 1990 in the US rarely used as female name as well, probably because of the famous actress Drew Barrymore
Variants: Drew  English   (#976 in US popularity)

Dulcie
Language of origin: Latin
Gender: female
Meaning/translation: the sweet
Words: dulcis=sweet (Latin)
Variants: Dulcie  English
 Dulce  Spanish   (#658 in US popularity)
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