Destiny
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
DES-tə-nee
Meaning
Determined
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Destiny originates in Latin language and means "determined". It is taken from the word for fate, a predetermined course of events. As a feminine given name it is very popular maily in African-American families. In the United States it was popularized by the R&B girl group Destiny's Child, led by Beyonce Knowles.

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