Meaning and name origin
Dallas \d(al)-las\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Dallas), is pronounced DAL-iss. It is of Irish, Gaelic and Scottish origin, and the meaning of Dallas is "from the dales, the valley meadows". Place name of a village in Scotland. Also the name of the Texas city.
Dallas is a very popular first name for males (#424 out of 1220, Top 35%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3285 out of 88799, Top 4%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Dallas for boys. Dallas reached its highest rank of #214 in the U.S. in 1995. (2014 statistics).