Debbie Name Meaning & Origin

Debbie

Pronunciation: DEH-bee (key)

Origin of the name Debbie:

A pet form of Deborah, derived from the Hebrew dēvōrah (a bee, a swarm of bees). The name is borne in the Bible by a prophetess and judge who led the Israelites to victory over the Canaanites.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Deb, Debby, Debi, Deborah

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Comments and insights on the name Debbie: | Edit

Debbie is a really pretty name for a little girl...
it will mean that she will be smart so parents please choose this name

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i have a friend named debbie...
she is really smart and energetic she is my bestie for life

Nicknames for Debbie: | Edit

Deb, Dee

Meanings and history of the name Debbie: | Edit

the name Debbie is hebrew and it means "the queen bee" it is short for Deborah

Famous real-life people named Debbie: | Edit

Debbie Reynolds, American actress, singer, and dancer.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz, US Representative for Florida.
Debbie Allen, American actress, choreographer and film director.
Debbie Harry, American singer of the punk rock/new wave band Blondie.

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