Meaning and name origin
Darion \d(a)-rion\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Darion), is pronounced DARE-ee-un. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Darion is "gift". Possibly a variant of Darius. Of unknown origin, Darien has poetic significance; John Keats described the moment of discovery when explorers stood "silent, upon a peak in Darien".
Darion 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 the baby name popularity of the name Darion for boys. Darion reached its highest rank of #525 in the U.S. in 1994. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Darion and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Darius (#473), Darian (#793), Darien (#978), Darrion, Darrien, Darrian and Darion. (2014 statistics).
Darion ▾ is also pronounced similarly to Daran, Daren ▾, Darin ▾, Daron ▾, Darran, Darren ▾, Darrin ▾, Darron ▾, Darryn, Darwin ▾, Darwon, Darwyn, Daryn, Deron ▾, Derron, Dorian ▴, Dorien, Dorion and Doron. Other suggested similar baby names are Damion ▾, Dario ▾, Darton, Davion ▾, Garion and Marion ▾. These names tend to be more commonly used than Darion.