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20k
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since 1880

Darian

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Upholder of the Good
  • #1612 All Time
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< 1k Darina (Russian)

How popular is the 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 163 14 149
1973 168 13 155
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 1,542 868 674
1995 1,275 681 594
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 408 41 367
2010 415 36 379
2011 361 28 333
2012 328 15 313
2013 306 18 288
2014 301 14 287

Want to know about the populiarty of Darian? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 20,327 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 868 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 1,542 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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Where is the name Darian popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Darian in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

English

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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Alternative Meanings

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Your name in reverse order is "Nairad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aridan". 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 Oct 19, 1956

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 Northern Canada approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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