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Girl Names Starting with Dar-

Dar- baby names and what they mean, with 12 results. Dar- names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity 65 years ago (usage of 0.3%) and are now significantly less conventional, with names like Darcy becoming less in vogue. Dartez (top 16%) and Darley (10%) are familiar Dar- last names. Here is the list of Dar- names for boys.

Dar- names

Dara - Daryn

Dara and variantsDara, var. Darah, Darda, Dareen1, Daria1, Darian1, Darissa, Darice1, Darra, Darragh, Darrah, Darya1
From Hebrew element. "Nugget of wisdom." Dava is also a moderately popular birth name.

Daralis, var. Daralice, Darelis
Derivative of Old English language. "Beloved." Unusual. Compare Daralis, Darelis and common last names Demaris (upper 16%), Decarolis (18%), which also end with -is.

Darby and variantsDarby, var. Darb, Darbee, Darbey, Darbie, Darrbey, Darrby, Darrbie
Stems fr. Old English word. "Deer park." Adoption of Darby, Darrbey, etc. as children's names in 2015 was 2.5% more than the year before.

Darcie and variantsDarcie, var. Darcee, Darcel, Darcell, Darceigh, Darcelle, Darchelle, Darcey, Darci, Darcia, Darcy, Darice2, Darseigh, Darsee, Darsey, Darsie, Darsi
Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Dark." Usage of Darcy as a girls' name has diminished since 1960-1969.

Daria and variantsDaria2, var. Dari, Darian2, Dariane, Darianna, Darice3, Darielle, Dariele, Darien, Darienne, Darina, Darion, Darrian, Darrelle1, Darya2
Based on Greek, Persian words. "Maintains possessions well." Adoption of Daria, Darya, etc. as children's names in 2015 was up 25.6% compared to 2014.

Darice and variantsDarice4, var. Dareece, Dareese
Modern feminine form of Darius. Less common today. Darice was the form last appearing (the 1950s) in the Top 2000.

Form of Derinda. Modern name .. Darinda is scarce as a female name. See also Marinda.

Darlene and variantsDarlene, var. Dareen2, Darelle, Darla, Darleane, Darleen, Darlena, Darleena, Darlenny, Darlina, Darline, Darlinn, Darlyne, Darlyn, Darrelle2, Darryleen, Darrylene1, Darryline1
Root fr. English word. "Dearling; darling." Darlene and Darla are Top 2000 baby names.

Darnell and variantsDarnell, var. Darnae, Darnelle, Darnetta, Darnisha
Derived fr. Old English. "Hidden nook." Darnae and forms were favored by parents 8 decades ago.

Feminine of Darren .. Darin (top 19%), Daros (49%) are popular surnames. Also used for boys.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dar- names: Dara, Darby, Darcel, Darcey, Darci

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dar- names: Darcie, Darcy, Daria, Darian, Darice

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dar- names: Darien, Darion, Darla, Darleen, Darlena

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dar- names: Darlene, Darline, Darlyne, Darnell, Darrian, Daryl

Daryl and variantsDaryl, var. Darel, Darille, Darolyn, Darrel, Darrell, Darrellyn, Darrelle3, Darrill, Darrille, Darryl, Darrylene2, Darryline2, Darrylin, Darryll, Darrylyn, Darrylynn, Darylene, Daryline, Darylin, Daryll, Darylyn, Darylyne
Origin fr. English language. .. Actress Daryl Hannah. Darrell exists often (top 12%) as a surname.

Daryn, var. Darynn, Darynne
Stems fr. Greek. "Gift." Scarce as baby names, but Daryn, Darynne, etc. are comparable to the more familiar Caryn.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Dar- names for girls.

1. Dara - Daryn
Dara [Daria, Darya, Darra, Darrah, Darian, Darice, Darissa, Darragh, ..], Daralis [Darelis, Daralice], Darby [Darb, Darbee, Darbey, Darbie, Darrby, Darrbie, Darrbey], Darcie [Darcy, Darsi, Darsie, Darice, Darsee, Darcia, Darsey, Darseigh, ..], Daria [Darya, Darina, Darien, Darion, Darrian, Darielle, Darienne, Darrelle, ..], Darice [Dareece, Dareese], Derinda [Darinda], Darlene [Darlyn, Darlinn, Darline, Darlyne, Darrelle, Darrylene, Darryleen, Darryline, ..], Darnell [Darnae, Darnelle, Darnetta, Darnisha], Daron, Daryl [Daryll, Darylyn, Darylin, Darylene, Darrylyn, Daryline, Darylyne, Darrylynn, ..], Daryn [Darynn, Darynne]

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