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pinWhat does Darin mean?

Darin /dar-in/ as a boys' 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 has 10 variants: Daran, Daren, Daron, Darrin, Darron, Darryn, Daryn, Derren, Derrian and Derrin.

Related boy names: Garron and Terran.

Darin has 3 more related forms via Darren: Darran, Darring and Derron.

Darin has 2 feminine forms: Daria and Daryn.

Kreatif forms: Dairin, Diarrin. [more]

pinHow popular is Darin?

Darin is a very popular first name for males (#469 out of 1220, Top 38%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#28912 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Darin for boys. Darin was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #213 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Darin name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Darin outside U.S.

Prominent related forms of Darin are Darren (#496 in recent rankings), Darrin, Darron, Daron and Daren. Other variants, like Darran, are seldom used. These relations of Darin reached the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (adoption of 0.631%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 0.084%, 86.7%), with the versions Daren, Darin, Daron, Darron and Darrin falling out of style. Darren has been the most recognizable form. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Darin and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Darin, Daren, Daron, Darren, Darrin, Darron in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Darren outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Darin is alike in pronunciation to Darian, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Darrien, Darrion, Darryan, Darryen, Darwin, Darwon, Darwyn, Deron, Derwin, Derwyn, Derwynn, Doran, Dorian, Dorien, Dorion, Doron, Dorran, Dorren, Dorrian, Dorrien, Dorrin, Dorryen, Duran, Durwin and Durwyn. Other recommended similar baby names are Aarin, Dain, Daric, Dario, Darvin, Davin, Diarmi, Doram, Doroni, Farin, Garin, Jarin, Larin and Tarin. These names tend to be less frequently used than Darin.