Meaning and name origin
Darcel \d(a)-rcel, dar-cel\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Darcel), is pronounced dar-SELL. It is of French origin, and the meaning of Darcel is "dark". Variant of the surnames Darcy or D'Arcy.
Darcel is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Darcel and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Darcy. (2014 statistics).