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Popularity
8k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Dario

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Italian
  • Meaning: Upholder of the good
  • #2657 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
8k Daria (Greek)
< 1k Darya (Russian)

How popular is the name "Dario" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1909 6 0 6
1912 10 0 10
1913 10 0 10
1914 15 0 15
1915 14 0 14
1916 24 0 24
1917 20 0 20
1918 16 0 16
1919 19 0 19
1920 22 0 22
1921 22 0 22
1922 21 0 21
1923 24 0 24
1924 27 0 27
1925 28 0 28
1926 25 0 25
1927 28 0 28
1928 27 0 27
1929 23 0 23
1930 22 0 22
1931 25 0 25
1932 28 0 28
1933 18 0 18
1934 23 0 23
1935 20 0 20
1936 17 0 17
1937 16 0 16
1938 21 0 21
1939 27 0 27
1940 24 0 24
1941 18 0 18
1942 19 0 19
1943 18 0 18
1944 19 0 19
1945 25 0 25
1946 24 0 24
1947 22 0 22
1948 30 0 30
1949 21 0 21
1950 28 0 28
1951 29 0 29
1952 21 0 21
1953 46 0 46
1954 31 0 31
1955 43 0 43
1956 36 0 36
1957 51 0 51
1958 46 0 46
1959 50 0 50
1960 47 0 47
1961 46 0 46
1962 47 0 47
1963 45 0 45
1964 39 0 39
1965 62 0 62
1966 38 0 38
1967 43 0 43
1968 42 0 42
1969 62 0 62
1970 76 0 76
1971 61 0 61
1972 58 0 58
1973 67 0 67
1974 66 0 66
1975 60 0 60
1976 76 0 76
1977 76 0 76
1978 73 0 73
1979 79 0 79
1980 130 0 130
1981 167 0 167
1982 121 0 121
1983 111 0 111
1984 94 0 94
1985 93 0 93
1986 123 0 123
1987 128 0 128
1988 129 0 129
1989 134 0 134
1990 168 0 168
1991 180 0 180
1992 145 0 145
1993 160 0 160
1994 171 0 171
1995 156 0 156
1996 133 0 133
1997 155 0 155
1998 158 0 158
1999 181 0 181
2000 199 0 199
2001 196 0 196
2002 195 0 195
2003 208 0 208
2004 208 0 208
2005 215 0 215
2006 223 0 223
2007 249 0 249
2008 252 0 252
2009 229 0 229
2010 212 0 212
2011 235 0 235
2012 225 0 225
2013 199 0 199
2014 214 0 214

Want to know about the populiarty of Dario? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,458 babies born with the name Dario in the United States. That's more than enough Darios to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1909 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dario" was in 2008 with a total of 252 babies.

According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dario" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of only 195 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Dario popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Dario

The name "Dario" is of Italian origin, and it means "Upholder of the good". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Dario Argento

Dario Argento is a film director, producer, and screenwriter. Dario was born in 1940 in Rome, Italy.

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Dario Franchitti

Dario Franchitti is a racing driver. Dario was born in 1973 as George Dario Marino Franchitti in Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland, UK.

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Darío Grandinetti

Darío Grandinetti is an actor. Darío was born in 1959 in Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina.

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Dario Hubner

Dario Hubner is a football biography. Dario was born in 1967 in Muggia, Italy.

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Dario Silva

Dario Silva is a football biography. Dario was born in 1972 in Treinta y Tres, Uruguay.

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Dario Simic

Dario Simic is a football biography. Dario was born in 1975 in Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia.

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Alternative Meanings

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Oirad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Doair". 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 Dario born Oct 2, 1941

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 1225. 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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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