Other Origin(s):Latin
Desire is a feminine name derived from the French désirée, meaning “desired.” Desire comes across as a modern adaptation of a classic, beautiful word into a personal name. However, this alluring appellation actually stems back to the Latin Desiderius, meaning “desired,” “wanted child,” and “expected child.” For your heart’s desire, only a name with such passion will do. Whether you love its French vibes or its deep Latin roots, Desire is sure to always remind baby of how cherished they are.
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