Destiny: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Destiny

Destiny

Pronunciation: DEHS-ti-nee (key)

Origin of the name Destiny:

Derived from the vocabulary word destiny (fate).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Comments and insights on the name Destiny: | Edit

Lately I've been thinking about baby names. I was thinking about using Destiny as my girl's middle name when/if I have a girl.
I think it's beautiful and it fits with the first name I have chosen.

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Nicknames for Destiny: | Edit

Dee, Dez, Dezi, Des, Desi, Dessie, Desilu, Desty, Tiny
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Famous real-life people named Destiny: | Edit

Destiny Hope is the birth name of Miley Cyrus. She had it legally changed after she became famous.

Destiny in song, story & screen: | Edit

The main character in "Destiny and Faith Go To Twincentric Academy." A children's novel.

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