Darlin

First Name
703
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
217
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Darlin

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from North Carolina, United States says the name Darlin is of Unknown origin and means "I love you so much".
Other origins: Spanish

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Notable Persons Named Darlin

Darlin Batista is an athlete for the Club Atlético Pantoja.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1950 7 7 0
1954 10 10 0
1955 5 5 0
1961 5 5 0
1965 6 6 0
1966 5 5 0
1972 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1979 10 10 0
1981 8 8 0
1983 8 8 0
1984 5 5 0
1986 10 10 0
1987 5 5 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 10 10 0
1992 11 11 0
1993 16 16 0
1994 15 15 0
1995 14 14 0
1996 18 18 0
1997 14 14 0
1998 9 9 0
1999 11 11 0
2000 18 18 0
2001 25 25 0
2002 28 28 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 14 14 0
2005 37 28 9
2006 30 30 0
2007 44 35 9
2008 35 35 0
2009 30 24 6
2010 25 25 0
2011 24 24 0
2012 27 22 5
2013 24 16 8
2014 24 24 0
2015 19 12 7
2016 18 18 0
2017 21 14 7

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Popularity of Darlin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Darlin U.S.
  White 90.32% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Darlin

People with the last name Darlin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Darlin

  • How Popular is the name Darlin? Darlin is the 13,191st most popular name of all time. As a last name Darlin was the 86,005th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Darlin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 703 babies born with the first name Darlin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Darlin to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Darlin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Darlin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Darlin is Saturday, August 7th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Darlin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Darlin was in 2007 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Darlin Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Darlin is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Darlin: Your name in reverse order is Nilrad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anrlid. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Darlin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 217 people with the last name Darlin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Darlin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Darlin as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m 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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