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Dara meaning and name origin

Dara \d(a)-ra\ as a girl's name is pronounced DAR-ah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Dara is "nugget of wisdom". Biblical: the name of a descendant of Judah noted for his wisdom. Also, Dara and Darra are Gaelic names meaning "oak tree". The name has a resemblance to Sarah and Farrah. See also Derry. Olympic swimmer Dara Torres.

Dara has 11 variant forms: Darah, Darda, Dareen, Daria, Darian, Darice, Darissa, Darra, Darragh, Darrah and Darya.

Dara is also pronounced similarly to Daeira, Daira, Dari, Deora, Dora, Dorae, Dorah, Dorea, Dori, Doria, Doro, Dory and Doura. Other suggested similar baby names are Bara, Cara, Dada, Dama, Dana, Darb, Darla, Daya, Dore, Drea, Dru, Fara, Iara, Kara, Lara, Mara, Sara, Tara, Yara and Zara.


Popularity of Dara

Dara is a very popular first name for females (#1155 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Dara name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Dara with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Dara name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Dara outside U.S.

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