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Darryl (girl)

What does Darryl mean?

Darryl Pronunciation of Darryl [dar-ryl] as a name for girls (also used more commonly as boys' name Darryl) is an English name. Darryl is a version of Daryl (English).


Darryl has 10 variants: Darel, Darille, Darrel, Darrell, Darrelle, Darrill, Darrille, Darryll, Daryll and Derrill.

8 more related forms via Daryl: Darolyn, Darrylene, Darrylin, Darryline, Darrylyn, Darrylynn, Darylin and Darylyn.

2 masculine forms: Darrel and Dorran.

Creative forms:
(female) Dabryl, ..

(male) Dardel, Darryld, ..

Middle name pairings:
Darryl Hadlee (D.H.), ..

How popular is Darryl?

Darryl is a rare first name for women. Darryl is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Daryl is the only popular varying form of Darryl (not ranked). Other variants, like Darylin, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Darryl reached its highest in the 1950s. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Darryl is pronounced similarly to Darelle and Dariele. Other recommended names are Barry, Carrol, Carry, Carryn, Caryl, Darby, Darcel, Darcy, Darla, Darlyn, Darra, Darrah, Darrby (see Darby), Darya, Daryn, Derry, Dorry, Dorrys, Farryn, Karry, Karryl, Karryll (see Carol), Karryn, Karyl, Kerryl, Larryn, Maryl, Merryl, Tarryn and Terryl (see Teryl). These names tend to be more commonly used than Darryl.

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