Is it possible to change Desktop directory name? If it is how can I rename that directory?
mv /home/username/Desktop /home/username/newName.
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Yes indeed you can change this by closing nautilus and opening a terminal, then do the following:
mv -v /home/$USER/Desktop /home/$USER/<new-name>
But thats only the first step on the change you intend to do, now open
/home/$USER/.config/user-dirs.dirs and edit the following line:
To reflect your changes, like in the following example:
Then save, exit, and reboot and enjoy your different named desktop directory.