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21k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Darian

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Upholder of the Good
  • #1620 All Time
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< 1k Derion (American)
< 1k Darina (Russian)

How popular is the baby name Darian in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1939 7 0 7
1940 5 5 0
1946 14 8 6
1948 6 6 0
1951 6 6 0
1952 5 5 0
1954 7 7 0
1955 5 5 0
1956 7 7 0
1957 7 7 0
1958 20 10 10
1959 18 7 11
1960 28 10 18
1961 20 6 14
1962 34 12 22
1963 37 16 21
1964 39 13 26
1965 73 6 67
1966 64 8 56
1967 51 0 51
1968 66 10 56
1969 167 10 157
1970 226 19 207
1971 224 12 212
1972 162 14 148
1973 169 13 156
1974 177 9 168
1975 156 13 143
1976 161 12 149
1977 189 12 177
1978 162 9 153
1979 119 8 111
1980 98 7 91
1981 93 11 82
1982 88 8 80
1983 91 11 80
1984 91 11 80
1985 90 9 81
1986 65 7 58
1987 92 9 83
1988 130 30 100
1989 245 55 190
1990 301 42 259
1991 309 38 271
1992 654 305 349
1993 1,088 523 565
1994 1,543 869 674
1995 1,274 680 594
1996 1,019 482 537
1997 1,168 572 596
1998 1,101 462 639
1999 872 308 564
2000 852 253 599
2001 775 214 561
2002 667 180 487
2003 590 142 448
2004 532 111 421
2005 472 99 373
2006 491 79 412
2007 519 75 444
2008 467 54 413
2009 409 41 368
2010 416 36 380
2011 361 28 333
2012 329 15 314
2013 307 18 289
2014 302 15 287
2015 318 23 295

Want to know about the popularity of the Darian baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,650 babies born with the name Darian in the United States. That's more than enough Darians to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1939 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Darian" was in 1994 with a total of 869 babies.

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Darian" ranks #84 in popularity as a baby girl's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 12 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 1,543 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Darian" mean? The list below shows the origins of Darian as well as things modernly associated with the name Darian such as celebrities named Darian.

Origin and Meaning of Darian

The name "Darian" is of English origin, and it means "Upholder of the Good". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Big Tigger

Big Tigger is a presenter. Big was born in 1972 as Darian Morgan in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Darian Caine

Darian was born in 1973.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Darian

Darian Alexander Howard
Darian Sahanaja
Darian Bryant
Darian Leblanc
Darian Stewart
Darian Townes

Alternative Meanings

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nairad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Irnaad". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Darian born Jun 30, 2004

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Russia approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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