Demi - Meaning of Demi
[ 2 syll. de-mi, dem-i ] The baby girl name Demi is pronounced Deh-MIY- or DEHM-iy- †. Demi is of Old Greek and French origin. It is used mainly in English, French, and Greek. From French roots, its meaning is 'half'.
In addition, Demi is an English, French, and Greek shortening of the English and Italian Demetria.
Demi has 21 forms. Forms of the name include Deme, Demea, Demeah, Demee, Demeter, Demetra, Demey, Demia, Demiana, Demiane, Demiann, Demianna, Demianne, Demie, Demitra, Demmi, Demmy, Demye, Dimitira, and Dimitra. Another English form is the spelling variant Demy (also used in Dutch).
Demi is rather popular as a baby girl name, and it is also perceived as trendy. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 2000s. At the modest height of its usage in 2018, 0.042% of baby girls were named Demi. It had a ranking of #395 then. Within all girl names in its family, Demi was the most frequently used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Demi: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Demi is Actress, Demi Moore, born Demetria Guynes 11 November 1962, Roswell, New Mexico.