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What does Darnelle mean?

Darnelle /dar-nel-le/ as a girls' name is of Old English derivation, and Darnelle means "hidden nook". Darnelle is an alternate form of Darnell (Old English): place name and surname.


Darnelle has 2 related forms via Darnell: Darnae and Darnetta.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Darnelde, Drinelle, ..

(male) Darnellie, Darnelo, ..

How popular is Darnelle?

Darnelle is an uncommon given name for females. Darnelle is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Darnell is the only popular varying form of Darnelle (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of this form of Darnelle was common among parents 7 decades ago. Displayed below is an analysis of the statistics of the girl name Darnelle and associated names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darnell in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Darnelle and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names


Suggested similar names are Aurielle, Bazeelle (see Basilia), Bernelle, Brunelle, Channelle, Chenelle, Danee, Danelle, Danelley, Daniele, Danielle, Dannette, Dannielle, Danyella, Darbee, Darcee, Darcel, Dareese, Darelis, Darienne, Darleane, Darlene, Darrell, Darrellyn (see Daryl), Darrille (see Daryl), Darryll, Doneille, Dorelle, Gayelle, Hannele, Harrella, Hazelle, Jahnell (see Johnella), Janeille, Janelle, Janellie, Janielle, Jazelle, Jeannelle, Jenelle, Jinelle, Karmelle, Kordelle, Lachelle, Lanelle, Laurelle, Lorelle, Machelle, Marcelle, Marella, Marelle, Marinell, Marinella, Marivelle, Marlele, Marnell, Marnette, Marvele, Marvella, Marvelle, Marybelle, Mashelle, Maxwelle, Orbelle, Orielle, Pernille, Rainelle, Ranielle, Raynell, Raynelle, Reinelle, Samelle, Samuelle, Sharelle and Shonelle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Darnelle.