Debbie (or Debby or Deb) is a feminine given name, commonly but not always short for Deborah (or Debra and related variants).

Notable people

Fictional characters

  • Debbie Benton, (portrayed by Bambi Woods), the eponymous lead in the film, Debbie Does Dallas
  • Debbie Dean (portrayed by Jodi Albert), a character in the British soap opera, Hollyoaks
  • Debbie Dingle (portrayed by Charley Webb), a character in the British soap opera, Emmerdale
  • Debbie Downer (portrayed by Rachel Dratch), a character on Saturday Night Live
  • Debbie Gallagher (portrayed by Rebecca Ryan), one of the lead characters in British television drama, Shameless
  • Debbie Jellinsky, (portrayed by Joan Cusack), a character from the film Addams Family Values
  • Debbie Kang, a minor character from Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja


  • "Debbie" by R. Stevie Moore from the album Everything You Always Wanted To Know About R. Stevie Moore But Were Afraid To Ask
  • "Debbie," one of two new songs from the B-52s' 1998 compilation album Time Capsule: Songs for a Future Generation

Other uses