girl name Debra
 

Debra Girl Name


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Debra name image The name Debra is a variation of Deborah.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Debra has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Debra
Use of the Name Debra for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
548,119409,52512,760904000
The table below indicates the number of times the name Debra has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Debra first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1934, which is the first year shown on the table.  Debra last appeared in either or both of these name lists during 1998, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Debra
 Used as a Girl NameUsed as a Boy Name
YearRankCountRankCount
193496651  
193595952  
193689758  
193776979  
193892459  
193978576  
194076184  
194170699  
1942707111  
1943771101  
1944480221  
1945505211  
1946367420  
1947303682  
19482191,123  
19491332,398  
1950596,181  
19511817,038  
1952926,830  
1953736,840  
1954645,88075888
1955450,50684975
1956248,28778689
1957442,69589372
1958635,52183980
1959731,36593667
1960826,72787675
19611322,133  
19621520,589  
19632117,330  
19642415,326  
19652713,094  
19663511,255  
19673810,227  
1968389,096  
1969437,957  
1970477,200  
1971575,929  
1972664,668  
1973843,669  
1974943,142  
19751142,447  
19761322,073  
19771461,964  
19781471,875  
19791661,690  
19801771,556  
19812011,340  
19822071,315  
19832281,083  
19842441,020  
1985273912  
1986309775  
1987366642  
1988388616  
1989438556  
1990453544  
1991497478  
1992635354  
1993630357  
1994683308  
1995773259  
1996868228  
1997932213  
1998985204  
Totals:  548,119 546

During the last 125 years, parents have used Debra as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Debra appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 65 times during the last 125 years.


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