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Darrell

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1881 5 0 5
1886 5 0 5
1890 5 0 5
1891 6 0 6
1893 5 0 5
1894 5 0 5
1895 5 0 5
1896 6 0 6
1897 10 0 10
1898 14 0 14
1899 8 0 8
1900 9 0 9
1901 7 0 7
1902 11 0 11
1903 8 0 8
1904 9 0 9
1905 11 0 11
1906 14 0 14
1907 23 0 23
1908 18 0 18
1909 15 0 15
1910 29 0 29
1911 38 0 38
1912 94 0 94
1913 116 0 116
1914 130 0 130
1915 231 0 231
1916 229 7 222
1917 241 0 241
1918 250 0 250
1919 291 0 291
1920 359 0 359
1921 375 5 370
1922 379 0 379
1923 468 6 462
1924 515 7 508
1925 529 5 524
1926 584 5 579
1927 609 7 602
1928 659 10 649
1929 708 13 695
1930 834 6 828
1931 844 10 834
1932 1,003 12 991
1933 1,035 8 1,027
1934 1,135 7 1,128
1935 1,162 11 1,151
1936 1,215 9 1,206
1937 1,277 17 1,260
1938 1,363 9 1,354
1939 1,354 14 1,340
1940 1,447 16 1,431
1941 1,543 14 1,529
1942 1,603 12 1,591
1943 1,548 18 1,530
1944 1,594 15 1,579
1945 1,536 15 1,521
1946 1,924 16 1,908
1947 2,300 17 2,283
1948 2,362 27 2,335
1949 2,541 22 2,519
1950 2,521 21 2,500
1951 2,752 14 2,738
1952 2,893 14 2,879
1953 3,155 14 3,141
1954 3,662 24 3,638 #95 boy name
1955 3,915 18 3,897 #91 boy name
1956 4,483 26 4,457 #88 boy name
1957 4,596 24 4,572 #90 boy name
1958 4,798 26 4,772 #90 boy name
1959 4,657 18 4,639 #91 boy name
1960 4,166 17 4,149
1961 4,216 22 4,194
1962 3,913 32 3,881
1963 4,122 28 4,094 #96 boy name
1964 3,995 25 3,970 #96 boy name
1965 3,912 20 3,892 #91 boy name
1966 3,523 26 3,497 #95 boy name
1967 3,680 28 3,652 #86 boy name
1968 3,477 29 3,448 #86 boy name
1969 3,278 31 3,247 #93 boy name
1970 3,186 36 3,150
1971 2,846 28 2,818
1972 2,329 19 2,310
1973 2,002 23 1,979
1974 1,856 16 1,840
1975 1,696 23 1,673
1976 1,677 13 1,664
1977 1,669 14 1,655
1978 1,482 16 1,466
1979 1,556 29 1,527
1980 1,474 12 1,462
1981 1,370 10 1,360
1982 1,400 9 1,391
1983 1,355 22 1,333
1984 1,346 11 1,335
1985 1,332 10 1,322
1986 1,322 14 1,308
1987 1,241 10 1,231
1988 1,229 16 1,213
1989 1,221 15 1,206
1990 1,138 9 1,129
1991 1,019 0 1,019
1992 915 0 915
1993 883 7 876
1994 746 0 746
1995 633 5 628
1996 614 5 609
1997 561 5 556
1998 533 0 533
1999 545 0 545
2000 499 0 499
2001 461 8 453
2002 405 0 405
2003 400 0 400
2004 410 0 410
2005 401 0 401
2006 414 0 414
2007 415 0 415
2008 388 0 388
2009 317 0 317
2010 303 0 303
2011 343 5 338
2012 286 0 286
2013 284 0 284
2014 257 0 257
2015 224 0 224

Want to know about the popularity of the Darrell baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 159,350 babies born with the name Darrell in the United States. That's more than enough Darrells to occupy the country of Cura with an estimated population of 149,679 (as of March 26, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Darrell" was in 1958 with a total of 4,772 babies. (That's a lot of baby Darrells)

According to the 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Darrell" ranks #53 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 115 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1966. Across the entire United States a total of 3,523 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 "Darrell" mean? The list below shows the origins of Darrell as well as things modernly associated with the name Darrell such as celebrities named Darrell.

Origin and Meaning of Darrell

The name "Darrell" is of English origin, and it means "From Airelle". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Darrell Waltrip

Darrell Waltrip is a nascar driver. Darrell was born in 1947 as Darrell Lee Waltrip in Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.

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Darrell Green

Darrell Green is a NFL player. Darrell was born in 1960 in Houston, Texas.

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Dimebag Darrell

Dimebag Darrell is a musician and songwriter specializing in heavy metal, groove metal, thrash metal, and southern metal music. Dimebag was born in 1966 as Darrell Lance Abbott in Ennis, Texas, U.S.

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Darrell Jackson

Darrell Jackson is a NFL player. Darrell was born in 1978 in Dayton, Ohio.

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Darrell Porter

Darrell Porter is a MLB player. Darrell was born in 1952 in Joplin, Missouri.

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Darrell Johnson

Darrell Johnson is a MLB player. Darrell was born in 1928 in Horace, Nebraska.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Darrell

Darrell Arthur
Darrell Hammond
Darrell Young
Darrell Delite Allamby
Darrell Issa
Darrell Wallace Sr

Alternative Meanings

D is for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

A is for activities, for you have many.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

L is for life, that you live so well.

L is for lucky, who is more?

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

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Past life for Darrell born Nov 12, 1941

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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 Turkey approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.

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