What does Darby mean?
Darby [dar-by] as a girls' name (also used less generally as boys' name Darby) is pronounced DAR-bee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Darby is "deer park". Place name. Derived from Derby, a surname.
1 masculine form: Derby.Creative forms:
(female) Dabby, Dardy, ..
(male) Darde, Dardy, .. Middle name pairings:
Darby Laina (D.L.), ..
How popular is Darby?
Darby is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2883 out of 4276, Top 67%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#1850 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Darby was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #499 in the U.S. in the year 1995, and is currently at #1856. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bamby, Barby, Bauby, Dabny (see Dabney), Dacey, Dacy, Daffy, Dagny, Daicy, Daisy, Daizy, Daly, Danay, Daney, Danfy, Danny, Dany, Dara▼, Darah, Darcey, Darci, Darcy▼, Darda, Darel, Dari, Daria, Darla▼, Darlyn, Daron, Darra, Darryl, Darsey, Darsi, Darya, Daryl, Daryn, Davy, Day, Debby▼, Derry, Dorey, Dorry, Dory, Gaby, Kirby and Tabby. These names tend to be less frequently used than Darby.See names in meaning and etymology.