What does Darby mean?
Darby /dar-by/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Darby) is pronounced DAR-bee. It is of Irish and Old English origin, and the meaning of Darby is "without envy; park with deer". A place name. Derived from the surname Derby.
How popular is Darby?
Darby is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#1850 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Darby for boys. Darby entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #999 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)