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Daryl

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Form of Darrell
  • #824 All Time
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92k Darryl (English)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 13 0 13
1913 6 0 6
1914 22 0 22
1915 36 6 30
1916 25 9 16
1917 40 8 32
1918 35 0 35
1919 39 0 39
1920 56 5 51
1921 67 0 67
1922 205 6 199
1923 101 6 95
1924 112 10 102
1925 105 10 95
1926 139 13 126
1927 124 7 117
1928 114 7 107
1929 131 9 122
1930 152 18 134
1931 133 9 124
1932 165 11 154
1933 186 14 172
1934 171 13 158
1935 158 24 134
1936 234 27 207
1937 265 36 229
1938 279 37 242
1939 336 48 288
1940 383 49 334
1941 380 49 331
1942 384 49 335
1943 410 49 361
1944 425 55 370
1945 465 74 391
1946 679 79 600
1947 848 112 736
1948 987 133 854
1949 1,132 156 976
1950 1,141 165 976
1951 1,272 158 1,114
1952 1,326 141 1,185
1953 1,469 117 1,352
1954 1,595 128 1,467
1955 1,681 146 1,535
1956 1,967 136 1,831
1957 1,809 116 1,693
1958 1,888 103 1,785
1959 1,663 106 1,557
1960 1,748 97 1,651
1961 1,760 79 1,681
1962 1,636 62 1,574
1963 1,678 69 1,609
1964 1,607 77 1,530
1965 1,472 43 1,429
1966 1,387 61 1,326
1967 1,390 47 1,343
1968 1,567 54 1,513
1969 1,659 56 1,603
1970 1,831 36 1,795
1971 1,629 37 1,592
1972 1,233 30 1,203
1973 1,062 34 1,028
1974 973 20 953
1975 866 25 841
1976 911 15 896
1977 1,017 16 1,001
1978 859 21 838
1979 893 22 871
1980 781 17 764
1981 783 14 769
1982 741 21 720
1983 670 15 655
1984 664 30 634
1985 768 53 715
1986 765 76 689
1987 754 75 679
1988 725 76 649
1989 626 58 568
1990 573 73 500
1991 539 54 485
1992 475 52 423
1993 462 53 409
1994 405 51 354
1995 358 48 310
1996 332 41 291
1997 323 30 293
1998 275 33 242
1999 236 25 211
2000 255 23 232
2001 215 17 198
2002 192 11 181
2003 186 11 175
2004 172 11 161
2005 195 10 185
2006 191 14 177
2007 174 9 165
2008 169 7 162
2009 143 8 135
2010 118 7 111
2011 115 11 104
2012 104 6 98
2013 143 5 138
2014 136 0 136

Want to know about the populiarty of Daryl? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 66,294 babies born with the name Daryl in the United States. That's more than enough Daryls to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 13 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Daryl" was in 1956 with a total of 1,831 babies. (That's a lot of baby Daryls)

According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Daryl" ranks #83 in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Hampshire. Imagine that, 12 babies in New Hampshire have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of 1,629 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 Daryl popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Daryl

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

Daryl Hannah

Daryl Hannah is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1978 to present. Daryl was born in 1960 as Daryl Christine Hannah in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Daryl Sabara

Daryl Sabara is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Daryl was born in 1992 as Daryl Christopher Sabara in Torrance, California, U.S.

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Tyler Mane

Tyler Mane is a professional wrestler. Tyler was born in 1966 as Daryl Karolat in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.

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Daryl Mitchell

Daryl Mitchell is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1985 to present. Daryl was born in 1965 in The Bronx, New York, U.S.

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Mark Wills

Mark Wills is a musician and singer-songwriter specializing in country music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1996 to present. Mark was born in 1973 as Daryl Mark Williams in Cleveland, Tennessee, U.S.

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Evan Sabara

Evan Sabara is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1997 to present. Evan was born in 1992 as Daryl Christopher Sabara in Torrance, California, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

L is for laughter, you spread wherever you go.

Your name in reverse order is "Lyrad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rdlya". 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 Daryl born Aug 20, 1986

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 USA South-Central approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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