What does Derrin mean?
Derrin /der-rin/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Derrin) is of Old English origin. Derrin is a version, with the prefix De-, of Darin (Old English): possibly a variant of Darren (Irish).
Derrin has 1 more related form via Darin, Darren: Darring.Kreatif forms: Derno, Derrinno, Dirin. [more]
How popular is Derrin?
Derrin is an unusual given name for males. Derrin is an equally uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Derrin and associated names. Daren, Darin, Daron, Darren (#496 last year), Darrin and Darron are the popular variation forms of Derrin (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Forms like Daran are uncommon. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.631%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.084%, ▼86.7%), with the forms Daren, Darin, Daron, Darrin and Darron becoming somewhat dated. Darren (#496) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Derrin is alike in pronunciation to Darrian▼, Darrien, Darrion▼, Darwin▼, Deron▼, Derwin▼, Derwyn, Dorran, Dorren, Dorrian, Dorrien, Dorrin and Durwin. Other recommended similar baby names are Derrie, Derrik, Derril, Dervin, Ferrin, Jerrin, Perrin and Terrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Derrin.