Darrius

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Darrius

"Darrius" is a name of Persian origin, and it means "Upholder of the good". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons Named Darrius

His ongoing career started in 2009. Darrius was born on February 26th, 1987 in Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Darrius Barnes is a soccer player for the New England Revolution, Duke Blue Devils, and Carolina RailHawks U-23's. Darrius was born on December 24th, 1986 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States.

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Darrius Garrett is a basketball player for the Stal Ostrów Wielkopolski, Fribourg Olympic, Nea Kifissia B.C., Koroivos B.C., and Afyonkarahisar Belediyespor in the Polish Basketball League. He has been prominent since 2012. Darrius was born on April 11th, 1990 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Darrius Johnson is a football player for the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs. Darrius was born on May 18th, 1973 in Terrell, Texas.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 0 5
1963 7 0 7
1964 13 0 13
1965 8 0 8
1966 10 0 10
1967 13 0 13
1969 18 0 18
1970 18 0 18
1971 24 0 24
1972 25 0 25
1973 20 0 20
1974 31 0 31
1975 19 0 19
1976 44 0 44
1977 47 0 47
1978 37 0 37
1979 65 0 65
1980 64 0 64
1981 71 0 71
1982 93 0 93
1983 71 0 71
1984 106 0 106
1985 99 0 99
1986 130 0 130
1987 170 0 170
1988 177 0 177
1989 317 0 317
1990 317 0 317
1991 303 0 303
1992 302 0 302
1993 295 0 295
1994 318 0 318
1995 268 0 268
1996 258 0 258
1997 243 0 243
1998 284 0 284
1999 212 0 212
2000 264 0 264
2001 227 0 227
2002 219 0 219
2003 213 0 213
2004 181 0 181
2005 199 0 199
2006 199 0 199
2007 182 0 182
2008 171 0 171
2009 165 0 165
2010 149 0 149
2011 140 0 140
2012 99 0 99
2013 107 0 107
2014 80 0 80
2015 78 0 78
2016 71 0 71
2017 58 0 58

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Popularity of Darrius as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Darrius

  • How Popular is the name Darrius? Darrius is the 3,026th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Darrius have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,304 babies born with the first name Darrius in the United States. That's more than enough people named Darrius to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Darrius? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Darrius first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Darrius is Monday, October 8th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Darrius born? The highest recorded use of the first name Darrius was in 1994 with a total of 318 babies.
  • Random Darrius Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Darrius is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Darrius: Your name in reverse order is Suirrad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iadrurs. How do you pronounce that?

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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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