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Popularity
11k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Darien

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Spanish
  • #2249 All Time
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How popular is the name "Darien" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1937 6 6 0
1939 5 5 0
1944 5 5 0
1945 5 5 0
1946 7 7 0
1947 8 8 0
1948 10 10 0
1949 7 0 7
1950 10 10 0
1951 7 7 0
1952 16 8 8
1953 9 9 0
1954 6 6 0
1955 17 10 7
1956 20 12 8
1957 14 14 0
1958 25 14 11
1959 26 14 12
1960 25 8 17
1961 36 12 24
1962 39 8 31
1963 33 0 33
1964 63 10 53
1965 113 8 105
1966 84 5 79
1967 73 7 66
1968 87 20 67
1969 57 7 50
1970 78 9 69
1971 63 8 55
1972 62 8 54
1973 60 9 51
1974 45 9 36
1975 47 0 47
1976 59 8 51
1977 43 6 37
1978 69 13 56
1979 56 0 56
1980 60 10 50
1981 61 0 61
1982 75 12 63
1983 62 0 62
1984 65 9 56
1985 66 10 56
1986 63 6 57
1987 69 6 63
1988 103 19 84
1989 174 26 148
1990 169 21 148
1991 199 21 178
1992 354 73 281
1993 673 140 533
1994 771 164 607
1995 599 175 424
1996 470 128 342
1997 471 127 344
1998 457 116 341
1999 478 93 385
2000 442 64 378
2001 395 65 330
2002 361 34 327
2003 369 43 326
2004 270 20 250
2005 282 23 259
2006 264 21 243
2007 298 14 284
2008 276 21 255
2009 246 11 235
2010 218 5 213
2011 248 8 240
2012 215 7 208
2013 205 7 198
2014 217 5 212

Want to know about the populiarty of Darien? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 11,140 babies born with the name Darien in the United States. That's more than enough Dariens to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1937 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Darien" was in 1994 with a total of 607 babies.

According to the 2000 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Darien" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 29 babies in California have the same name as you in 2000. Across the entire United States a total of only 442 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Darien popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Spanish

Origin and Meaning of Darien

The name "Darien" is of Spanish origin, and it means "Name of a place in Panama". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

A is for able, for you surely are.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Neirad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Arneid". 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 Darien born Jan 5, 1937

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 England approximately on 1725. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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