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Darin

First Name
33k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
759
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Darin

"Darin" is a name of Italian origin, and it means "Little Dario". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name, a variant of Darren.

Notable Persons Named Darin

Darin Brooks is an actor. Darin was given the name Darin Lee Brooks on May 27th, 1984 in Honolulu.

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Darin was born on July 5th, 1968 in Peoria, Illinois.

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Darin is a pop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Darin was given the name Darin Zanyar on June 2nd, 1987 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Darin Morgan is a writer, film director, film producer, actor, director, and producer.

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Darin Erstad is a baseball player. Darin was born on June 4th, 1974 in Jamestown, North Dakota.

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Darin Ruf is a baseball player for the Philadelphia Phillies. Darin was born on July 28th, 1986 in Omaha, Nebraska.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Darin

Bobby Darin was a jazz, blues, rock, roll, pop music, swing music, and folk music musician. He plays Vocals, guitar, piano, drums, harmonica, and xylophone. His most notable accomplishments were from 1956 to 1973. Bobby was given the name Walden Robert Cassotto on May 14th, 1936 in East Harlem, New York City. He died on December 20th, 1973.

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Ricardo Darín is an actor. Ricardo was born Ricardo Darín on January 16th, 1957 in Buenos Aires.

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Darin is a pop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Darin was given the name Darin Zanyar on June 2nd, 1987 in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Mark Darin is a game design, graphic designer, writer, and game designer.

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Petter was born on February 19th, 1985.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1948 5 0 5
1950 5 0 5
1952 8 0 8
1953 7 0 7
1954 7 0 7
1955 12 0 12
1956 11 0 11
1957 16 0 16
1958 30 7 23
1959 106 9 97
1960 340 16 324
1961 446 7 439
1962 627 7 620
1963 722 10 712
1964 1,031 9 1,022
1965 2,625 10 2,615
1966 2,266 16 2,250
1967 2,029 12 2,017
1968 1,965 11 1,954
1969 1,801 12 1,789
1970 1,450 8 1,442
1971 1,303 11 1,292
1972 1,138 8 1,130
1973 1,057 0 1,057
1974 1,037 0 1,037
1975 849 5 844
1976 655 6 649
1977 606 5 601
1978 542 7 535
1979 509 9 500
1980 461 6 455
1981 460 5 455
1982 431 8 423
1983 438 8 430
1984 438 10 428
1985 426 8 418
1986 415 6 409
1987 397 7 390
1988 375 9 366
1989 360 9 351
1990 355 8 347
1991 346 0 346
1992 299 6 293
1993 268 9 259
1994 258 0 258
1995 233 5 228
1996 236 0 236
1997 241 5 236
1998 206 5 201
1999 241 0 241
2000 218 6 212
2001 229 10 219
2002 220 0 220
2003 237 6 231
2004 171 0 171
2005 192 5 187
2006 169 8 161
2007 163 8 155
2008 142 7 135
2009 106 0 106
2010 106 0 106
2011 107 5 102
2012 87 0 87
2013 85 5 80
2014 77 0 77
2015 70 0 70
2016 75 5 70

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Popularity of Darin as a first name

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Popularity of Darin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Darin U.S.
  White 94.07% 64.26%
  African American 1.58% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.05% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Darin

People with the last name Darin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Darin

  • How Popular is the name Darin? Darin is the 1,297th most popular name of all time. As a last name Darin was the 30,701st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Darin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 32,543 babies born with the first name Darin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Darin to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Darin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1948 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Darin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Darin is Friday, November 12th, 1915.
  • What year had the most people named Darin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Darin was in 1965 with a total of 2,615 babies. That's a lot of babies named Darin!
  • Random Darin Factoid: According to the 1967 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Darin ranks 92nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 17 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1967.
  • Weird things about the name Darin: Your name in reverse order is Nirad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Danir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Darin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 759 people with the last name Darin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Darin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Darin as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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