Darrin

First Name
29k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
369
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Darrin

"Darrin" is a name of American origin, and it means "Of Unknown Meaning". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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

Notable Persons Named Darrin

Snow is a reggae fusion, dancehall, and hip hop music musician. He plays toasting, Deejay (Jamaican), and Vocals. He was most prominent from 1989 to present. Snow was given the name Darrin Kenneth O'Brien on October 30th, 1969.

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Darrin Dewitt Henson is a choreographer, dancer, actor, director, producer, choreography, and dance. Darrin was born Darrin Dewitt Henson on May 5th, 1972.

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Darrin was born in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.

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Darrin Pfeiffer is a pop punk, ska punk, and thrash metal musician. He plays Drum kit, Guitar, Pearl Drums, Avedis Zildjian Company, Vater Percussion, Remo, NULL, and Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 1994. Darrin is also known as Dangerous Darrin.

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Darrin Nelson is a football player for the Minnesota Vikings and San Diego Chargers. He was most prominent from 1982 to 1992. Darrin was born on January 2nd, 1959 in Sacramento, California.

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Darrin was born in 20.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Darrin

Sonia Darrin is an actress. She was most prominent from 1941 to 1970. Sonia was given the name Sonia Paskowitz in 1924 in Galveston, Texas, U.S. Sonia is also known as Paskowitz, Sonia; Reese, and Sonia Paskowitz.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1947 5 0 5
1948 5 0 5
1950 5 0 5
1951 7 0 7
1952 7 0 7
1953 10 0 10
1954 8 0 8
1955 9 0 9
1956 15 0 15
1957 13 0 13
1958 30 0 30
1959 108 6 102
1960 225 6 219
1961 231 0 231
1962 305 0 305
1963 310 0 310
1964 807 6 801
1965 3,275 18 3,257
1966 2,578 10 2,568
1967 2,044 15 2,029
1968 2,089 12 2,077
1969 1,825 11 1,814
1970 1,532 6 1,526
1971 1,269 5 1,264
1972 860 0 860
1973 660 5 655
1974 602 6 596
1975 592 5 587
1976 466 0 466
1977 362 0 362
1978 347 0 347
1979 272 0 272
1980 283 0 283
1981 280 0 280
1982 286 0 286
1983 331 0 331
1984 370 5 365
1985 385 6 379
1986 380 0 380
1987 391 5 386
1988 403 0 403
1989 418 0 418
1990 376 0 376
1991 391 0 391
1992 322 0 322
1993 336 0 336
1994 305 0 305
1995 287 5 282
1996 245 0 245
1997 234 0 234
1998 218 0 218
1999 192 0 192
2000 183 0 183
2001 175 0 175
2002 170 0 170
2003 176 0 176
2004 169 0 169
2005 166 0 166
2006 133 0 133
2007 125 0 125
2008 124 0 124
2009 113 0 113
2010 97 0 97
2011 83 0 83
2012 76 0 76
2013 79 0 79
2014 66 0 66
2015 57 0 57
2016 60 0 60
2017 64 0 64

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Popularity of Darrin as a first name

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Popularity of Darrin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Darrin U.S.
  White 88.08% 64.26%
  African American 3.79% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.63% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Darrin

People with the last name Darrin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Darrin

  • What name lists does Darrin rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Darrin? Darrin is the 1,400th most popular name of all time. As a last name Darrin was the 55,619th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Darrin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 29,422 babies born with the first name Darrin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Darrin to occupy the territory of Aland Islands (Finland) with an estimated population of 28,355 (as of December 31, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Darrin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1947 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Darrin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Darrin is Friday, February 28th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Darrin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Darrin was in 1965 with a total of 3,257 babies. That's a lot of babies named Darrin!
  • Random Darrin Factoid: According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Darrin ranks 97th in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 11 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1968.
  • Weird things about the name Darrin: Your name in reverse order is Nirrad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aindrr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Darrin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 369 people with the last name Darrin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Darrin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Darrin as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k 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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