What does Darline mean?
Darline /dar-line/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of English derivation, and the name Darline means "dearling; darling". Darline is a version of Darlene (English) with the suffix -ine.
How popular is Darline?
Darline is a very prominent first name for women (#1775 out of 4276, Top 41%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Darline for girls. Darline was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #726 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Darlene, Darleen and Darla are the popular variation forms of Darline appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of these girl names was at its apex during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.4973%) and is now much less, with the forms Darla, Darleen, Darlene and Darline becoming less fashionable. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Darline and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)