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D'Arcy (girl)

What does D'Arcy mean?

D'Arcy Pronunciation of D'Arcy [dar-cy] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name D'Arcy). The meaning of the name D'Arcy is "dark". D'Arcy is an alternate form of Darcie (Irish, Gaelic): also a Norman place name.

Associated with: dark (black).


D'Arcy has 11 variants: Darcee, Darceigh, Darcey, Darci, Darcia, Darcy, Darsee, Darseigh, Darsey, Darsi and Darsie.

1 masculine form: Darcel.

Creative forms:
(female) Triacy, ..

(male) D'arce, D'arty, ..

Middle name pairings:
D'Arcy Rosalie (D.R.), ..

How popular is D'Arcy?

D'Arcy is an uncommon given name for females. D'Arcy is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Darcy (#1394 via latest list), Darcie, Darci and Darcey are the prominent varying forms of D'Arcy (outside Top 2000). These relations of D'Arcy were at the height of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (median #947) and are now significantly less common (#1848, 82.2% less usage), with the form Darcy going out of style. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darcey, Darci, Darcie, Darcy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Darcey, Darcie, Darcy outside U.S.

Similar Names

D'Arcy is pronounced similarly to Dorcey. Other suggested similar names are D'Or, Dacy, Daicy, Darby, Darrby (see Darby), Derry, Dorey, Dorry, Dory, Drucy, Dulcy, Marcy and Mercy. These names tend to be more commonly used than D'Arcy.

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