What does Darion mean?
Darion /dar-i-on/ as a boys' name (also used as girls' 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".
How popular is Darion?
Darion is an uncommon given name for males. Darion is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Darion for boys. Darion was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex position of #525 in the U.S. in 1994, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Darius (#473 in recent rankings), Darian (#793), Dario (#971), Darien (#978), Darrius, Darrion, Darrian and Darrien are the popular varying forms of Darion. Other forms, like Darias, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Darion was widespread among parents in the year 1994 (median #577) and is somewhat lower today (#912, down 79.4%). Darius is more familiar than the rest, while versions such as Darian, Darien, Dario, Darion and Darrian are now less common.
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Darion▼ is pronounced similarly to Daran, Daren▼, Darin▼, Darren▲, Darrin▼, Darryan, Darryen, Darryn, Darwin▼, Darwon, Darwyn, Deron▼, Derren, Derron, Doran, Dorien, Dorion, Doron, Dorran, Dorren, Dorrian, Dorrien, Dorrin, Duran and Durwin. Other recommended similar baby names are Aaron▲, Arion, Bardon, Baron, Caron, Dacian, Dacio, Dadrian, Daemon, Dain, Dallon, Dalton▲, Damion▼, Damon▲, Danton, Darcio, Darick, Dariel, Darko, Darro, Davian▲, Davien, Davin▼, Davyon, Daylon, Daymon, Deion▼, Dervon, Dion▼, Eurion, Farin, Garmon, Garson, Garton, Ilarion, Jarin, Karson▲, Larin, Marlon▼, Marmion, Marton, Parson, Parton, Tarin, Taron, Taroon, Tarron, Torion, Vardon and Xavion. These names tend to be more frequently used than Darion.