[ 2 syll. dee-dee, de-ed-ee ] The baby girl name Deedee is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced as Diy-Diy- †. Deedee is of Old English, English-American, and Hebrew origin. It is used mainly in English and Hebrew. From Hebrew roots, its meaning is 'beloved'.
In addition, Deedee is a diminutive of the English Deana.
Deedee is also a form of the English Deandrea.
Deedee is also a form (English) of the English and Spanish Dee.
A form of the name is the Hebrew Didi.
Deedee is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1962 with 0.010% of baby girls being named Deedee. It had a ranking of #741 then. The baby name has experienced a drop in popularity since then, and is currently used only on an infrequent scale. Among all girl names in its family, Deedee was nevertheless the most widely used in 2012. Deedee has in the last century been mainly given to baby girls.
† Pronunciation for Deedee: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"