What does Dervla mean?
Dervla /der-vla/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Dervla is "poet's daughter". The source is "Deirbhile", an Irish Gaelic name.
Dervla has 2 variants: Dearbhla and Deirbhealla.Kreatif forms: Derla, Devla, Dorvla. [more]
How popular is Dervla?
Dervla is an uncommon first name for females. Dervla is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Dervla for girls. Dervla has not been ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)