Meaning and name origin
Darin \d(a)-rin\ as a boy's name is pronounced DARE-en. It is of Old English origin. Possibly a form of Darren (Irish). Darin and the variants listed here are surnames. Usage may be to preserve a family surname or may be phonetic variants of the basic sound of Darin.
Darin is a very popular first name for males (#469 out of 1220, Top 38%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Darin for boys. Darin reached its highest rank of #213 in the U.S. in 1960-1969 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Darin and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Darren (#496), Darrin, Darron, Daron, Darin and Daren. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Darin▼ is also pronounced similarly to Darian▼, Darien▼, Darion▼, Darran, Darrian▼, Darrien, Darrion▼, Darwin▼, Darwon, Darwyn, Deron▼, Derwin▼, Doran, Dorian▲, Dorien, Dorion, Doron, Dorrin, Duran and Durwin. Other suggested similar baby names are Aarin, Dain, Daric, Dario▼, Darvin, Davin▼, Farin, Garin, Jarin, Larin and Tarin. These names tend to be less commonly used than Darin.