Debra Name Meaning

Debra meaning

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Debra name was top ranked at 968 position in American during year 1934and most recently ranked at 1496 position in American during year 2011


Name Debra has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 109 position. 550226 numbers of people were named Debra so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Debra

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The feminine name Debra is a variant of Deborah, which means "bee" in the Hebrew language. In the Book of Judges from the Old Testament, Deborah is a prophetess and heroine who leads the army of Israelites to defeat the Canaanites. The name is also given to the nurse of Rebecca in the Old Testament.


The name first became popular as a Jewish name. It was used by the English Christians just after the Protestant Reformation. Plus it was common among the Puritans for many years. Nowadays it can be heard in it is shortened form – Debra.

Debra Numerology :
Personality No. 6. People with name Debra are loving & domestic. They love tranquility & comfort. They are artistic & likes quality. They work well with others & love to discuss things. Person with Debra having 6 as Personality number love music, tidiness & attires. They are confident & also a good healer. They are charming, intelligent, serene, generous & co-operative. More Numerology

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  • The name is borne in the Bible by a prophetess and judge who led the Israelites to victory over the Canaanites.

Name Analysis of Debra

Character Analysis of Debra : Persons with the name Debra feel compelled to build strong foundations for themselves and those around them, particularly family.

Love Life of Debra : Persons are attracted by the strange things, unusual, quirky also want their sex life to be so.

Name Letter Analysis of Debra

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

B : Persons are sensitive and a bit of an introvert, but still manage to be personable and compassionate

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Debra

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Debra is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Debra is Cancer.

The name Debra has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Debra . The name Debra having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Debra are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Debra

The name Debra is suitable for baby born in Ashlesha nakshatra

Ashlesha Nakshatra: "The embrace"

Lord: Budh (Mercury)
Symbol: Serpent
Deity : Sarpas or Nagas, deified snakes
Indian zodiac: 16°40' - 30° Karka
Western zodiac 12°40' - 26° Leo
Other name options, having Ashlesha nakashatra are name starting with : Di,  Du,  De,  Do.

Famous Name Debra

  • Debra Messing

    is an Emmy- and SAG-winning American actress, known for portraying Grace Adler in Will & Grace and for appearing in a series of film roles. She starred as Molly Kagan in the 2007 television series The Starter Wife.


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