Meaning and name origin
Darline \d(a)-rli-ne, dar-line\ as a girl's name is of English origin, and the meaning of Darline is "dearling; darling". Darline is a variant of Darlene (English): Contemporary form of the Old English word.
Darline is a very popular first name for females (#1775 out of 4276, Top 41%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Darline for girls. Darline reached its highest rank of #726 in the U.S. in 1930-1939. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Darline and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Darline, Darlene and Darleen. (2014 statistics).
Suggested similar baby names are Carline, Daline, Darlena, Darlina, Darryline, Darylene, Darylin, Daryline, Darylyne, Earline, Karline and Marline. These names tend to be less commonly used than Darline.