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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Darlyn

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Tennessee, United States, the name Darlyn is of Native American origin and means "The name Darlyn means beloved, or loved one.".
  • According to a user from Georgia, United States, the name Darlyn is of Hawaiian origin and means "Pretty Flower".
  • A submission from Missouri, United States says the name Darlyn means "Beautiful or lovely waterfall" and is of Irish origin.
Other origins: Dominican Republic, English, and Spanish

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Alt. Meaning

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

A is for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

R is for rich, in the love from others

L is for love, your love of life!

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1926 7 7 0
1927 5 5 0
1928 5 5 0
1931 10 10 0
1932 9 9 0
1933 8 8 0
1934 13 13 0
1935 7 7 0
1936 17 17 0
1937 18 18 0
1938 16 16 0
1939 16 16 0
1940 15 15 0
1941 13 13 0
1942 11 11 0
1943 16 16 0
1944 22 22 0
1945 20 20 0
1946 30 30 0
1947 29 29 0
1948 18 18 0
1949 26 26 0
1950 26 26 0
1951 15 15 0
1952 20 20 0
1953 22 22 0
1954 26 26 0
1955 30 30 0
1956 21 21 0
1957 26 26 0
1958 27 27 0
1959 20 20 0
1960 23 23 0
1961 19 19 0
1962 15 15 0
1963 16 16 0
1964 23 17 6
1965 15 15 0
1966 23 23 0
1967 15 15 0
1968 16 16 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 21 21 0
1972 5 5 0
1973 5 5 0
1974 9 9 0
1975 7 7 0
1976 7 7 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 7 7 0
1980 8 8 0
1981 8 8 0
1982 10 10 0
1983 7 7 0
1984 11 11 0
1985 11 11 0
1986 9 9 0
1987 14 14 0
1988 5 5 0
1989 10 10 0
1990 18 18 0
1991 26 26 0
1992 24 24 0
1993 31 31 0
1994 17 17 0
1995 16 16 0
1996 19 19 0
1997 10 10 0
1998 7 7 0
1999 16 16 0
2000 38 32 6
2001 15 15 0
2002 27 27 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 37 37 0
2005 26 26 0
2006 61 52 9
2007 39 39 0
2008 45 45 0
2009 40 40 0
2010 47 47 0
2011 48 48 0
2012 37 37 0
2013 32 32 0
2014 35 35 0
2015 23 23 0
2016 35 35 0
2017 38 38 0

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Popularity of Darlyn as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Darlyn

  • How Popular is the name Darlyn? Darlyn is the 7,431st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Darlyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,729 babies born with the first name Darlyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Darlyn to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Darlyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1926 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Darlyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Darlyn is Friday, September 9th, 1887.
  • What year had the most people named Darlyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Darlyn was in 2006 with a total of 52 babies.
  • Random Darlyn Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Darlyn is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 18 babies in California have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Darlyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylrad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Landry. How do you pronounce that?

What Darlyns Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Darlyn born Nov 12, 1950

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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 600. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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