First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Dariush

Play Accuracy Source
Automated Male (English)
Is this an accurate pronunciation?
Automated Female (English)
Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Dariush?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Dariush mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Dariush

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Canada says the name Dariush means "The great king of Persia" and is of Persian / Iranian origin.

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Dariush to us below

International Interest

Notable Persons Named Dariush

Dariush Eghbali is a persian pop music, rock music, and orchestra musician. Dariush was born on February 4th, 1951 in Tehran, Iran.


Dariush Mehrjui is a film director and screenwriter. He was most prominent from 1966 to present. Dariush was given the name Dariush Mehrjui 2012 on December 8th, 1939 in Tehran.


Dariush Shojaeian is a soccer player for the Gostaresh Foulad F.C., Fajr Sepasi F.C., and Bahman Shiraz F.C. Dariush was born on April 7th, 1992 in Shiraz.


Dariush Forouhar was a Minister of Labor. Dariush was born on August 18th, 1928 in Isfahan. He passed away on November 21st, 1998.


Dariush Shayegan is a university professor. Dariush was born on February 2nd, 1935 in Tehran.


Dariush Yazdani is a soccer player for the Bargh Shiraz F.C., Payam Mashhad F.C., Esteghlal F.C., Bayer 04 Leverkusen II, R. Charleroi S.C., Pegah F.C., Saipa F.C., Paykan F.C., Emirates Club, Orange County Blues FC, and Iran national football team. Dariush was born on June 2nd, 1977 in Shiraz, Iran.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Dariush

Beneil was born on May 6th, 1989 in Gol Tappeh, Hamadan.


Where is the name Dariush popular?

International Interest for Dariush

Interest is based how many people viewed this name from each country and is scaled based on the total views by each country so that large countries do not always show the most interest. Darker blue on the map indicates that people in the country are more likely to search for this name.

Longer bars in the bar graph indicate that people in the country are more interested in the name. Not all countries that have shown an interest in the name are listed in the bar graph.

United States
United Kingdom

Fun Facts about the name Dariush

  • How Popular is the name Dariush? Dariush is the 34,506th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dariush have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 116 babies born with the first name Dariush in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dariush to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dariush? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dariush first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dariush is Wednesday, January 27th, 1926.
  • What year had the most people named Dariush born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dariush was in 1999 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Random Dariush Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dariush is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Dariush: Your name in reverse order is Hsuirad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aidshru. How do you pronounce that?

What Dariushs Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Dariush

Name poster for Dariush(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • 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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.