Dee

Dee - A very unique female name



  Nov 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Dee appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #1133. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Dee and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Dee? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Dee. The baby girl name Dee was given to 5 baby girls in 1997, ranking #4227 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 295,689 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Dee peaked in popularity 55 years ago in 1962 on position 379.



Famous with this name

Dee Wallace
Ruby Dee
Dee Bradley Baker


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Dee is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Dee is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,159 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,159.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Dee is where you live.


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Dee origin and meaning

Dee is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Dee, pop culture references for the name Dee and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Dee

We've found the following names that sound similar to Dee, sorted by popularity.

Dottie / Diya / Deedee / Dede / Dodie / Dotty / Dia / Dot / Dea / De /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19974227
19913859
19903552
19892816
19873263
19862180
19842142
19832417
19821795
19811704
19801561
19791631
19781655
19771189
19761168
19751007
19741040
1973884
1972788
1971631
1970580
1969510
1968548
1967494
1966466
1965419
1964406
1963395
1962379
1961381
1960435
1959431
1958408
1957431
1956424
1955408
1954430
1953436
1952430
1951458
1950451
1949466
1948473
1947429
1946476
1945460
1944471
1943534
1942496
1941516
1940587
1939524
1938567
1937622
1936981
1935952
1934929
1933972
19321231
19291583
19271674
19261828
19251865
19231344
19211433
19201828
19191772
19171703
19151315
19141193
19121133

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3159

Even more about Dee


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Dee a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Dee?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1962
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Dee
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 295,689
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1912
1997 births +5

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