Desdemona Name Meaning & Origin

Desdemona

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Des(s) / Dez
Dessie
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Mona

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Desdemona was the tragic heroine of Shakespeare's "Othello".

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Desdemona Stephanides, character in the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel "Middlesex"
Desdemona, wife of Shakespeare's Othello, murdered by her husband in a jealous rage
Desdemona/ Dess, one of the main characters in Scott Westerfeld's 'Midnighters' trilogy

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