Meaning:Broken-hearted, sorrowful
If you are a fan of names that lean more toward the darker side of life, then Dedra is a delightfully grim choice. A feminine name of Irish origin, Dedra means “broken-hearted” or “sorrowful.” This is a name that icons like Wednesday Addams would be envious of! But don't let Dedra's somber meanings fool you, though; your little one is destined to fill your heart with plenty of love and affection. And, of course, with a name like this, baby is sure to be able to face any hardship with both emotion and humor.
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