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Daryl

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 13 0 13
1913 6 0 6
1914 22 0 22
1915 36 6 30
1916 25 9 16
1917 40 8 32
1918 35 0 35
1919 39 0 39
1920 56 5 51
1921 67 0 67
1922 205 6 199
1923 101 6 95
1924 112 10 102
1925 105 10 95
1926 139 13 126
1927 124 7 117
1928 114 7 107
1929 131 9 122
1930 152 18 134
1931 133 9 124
1932 165 11 154
1933 186 14 172
1934 171 13 158
1935 158 24 134
1936 234 27 207
1937 265 36 229
1938 279 37 242
1939 336 48 288
1940 383 49 334
1941 380 49 331
1942 384 49 335
1943 410 49 361
1944 425 55 370
1945 465 74 391
1946 679 79 600
1947 847 112 735
1948 989 134 855
1949 1,132 155 977
1950 1,142 165 977
1951 1,272 158 1,114
1952 1,325 141 1,184
1953 1,471 117 1,354
1954 1,594 128 1,466
1955 1,682 146 1,536
1956 1,967 136 1,831
1957 1,809 116 1,693
1958 1,887 103 1,784
1959 1,663 106 1,557
1960 1,748 97 1,651
1961 1,761 79 1,682
1962 1,636 62 1,574
1963 1,678 69 1,609
1964 1,607 77 1,530
1965 1,472 43 1,429
1966 1,388 61 1,327
1967 1,389 47 1,342
1968 1,568 55 1,513
1969 1,659 56 1,603
1970 1,831 36 1,795
1971 1,629 37 1,592
1972 1,233 30 1,203
1973 1,062 34 1,028
1974 973 20 953
1975 865 25 840
1976 911 15 896
1977 1,017 16 1,001
1978 859 21 838
1979 893 22 871
1980 780 17 763
1981 783 14 769
1982 741 21 720
1983 670 15 655
1984 664 30 634
1985 768 53 715
1986 765 76 689
1987 754 75 679
1988 725 76 649
1989 626 58 568
1990 573 73 500
1991 540 54 486
1992 474 52 422
1993 462 53 409
1994 405 51 354
1995 358 48 310
1996 332 41 291
1997 323 30 293
1998 275 33 242
1999 236 25 211
2000 255 23 232
2001 215 17 198
2002 192 11 181
2003 186 11 175
2004 172 11 161
2005 195 10 185
2006 191 14 177
2007 174 9 165
2008 169 7 162
2009 143 8 135
2010 118 7 111
2011 115 11 104
2012 104 6 98
2013 143 5 138
2014 137 0 137
2015 168 8 160

Fun Facts about the name Daryl

  • How many people with the first name Daryl have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 66,465 babies born with the first name Daryl in the United States. That's more than enough people named Daryl to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Daryl? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Daryl first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Daryl is Sunday, March 20th, 1842.
  • What year had the most people named Daryl born? The highest recorded use of the first name Daryl was in 1956 with a total of 1,831 babies. That's a lot of babies named Daryl!
  • Random Daryl Factoid: According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Daryl ranks 65th in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 24 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 1956.
  • Weird things about the name Daryl: Your name in reverse order is Lyrad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lydra. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Daryl as a first name

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Popularity of Daryl as a last name

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Common last names for Daryl

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  • Smith
  • Jones
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Miller
  • White
  • Anderson
  • Hall
  • Thompson
  • Clark
  • Thomas
  • Allen

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Daryl" mean? The list below shows the origins of Daryl as well as things modernly associated with the name Daryl such as celebrities named Daryl.

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Origin and Meaning of Daryl

The name "Daryl" is of English origin, and it means "Form of Darrell". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

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

Notable Persons With the Name Daryl

Daryl Hannah

Daryl Hannah is an actress. Her ongoing career started in 1978. Daryl was given the name Daryl Christine Hannah on December 3rd, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Daryl Hall

Daryl Hall is a rock music, soul music, blue-eyed soul, rhythm, blues, pop rock, blues rock, soft rock, and alternative country musician. He plays Guitar, Keyboard instrument, and Vocals. He was most prominent from 1967 to 1967. Daryl was given the name Daryl Franklin Hohl on October 11th, 1946. Daryl is also known as Daryl Hall, Daryl F. Hohl, and D. Franklin Hohl.

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Daryl Dixon

Daryl Dixon is a notable human.

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Daryl Sabara

Daryl Sabara is an actor. He was most prominent from 1997 to present. Daryl was given the name Daryl Christopher Sabara on June 14th, 1992 in Torrance, California, U.S.

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Daryl Murphy

Daryl Murphy is a soccer player for the Ipswich Town F.C., Luton Town F.C., Harrow Borough F.C., Waterford United F.C., Sunderland A.F.C., Sheffield Wednesday F.C., Celtic F.C., Republic of Ireland national under-21 football team, and Republic of Ireland national football team. Daryl was born on March 15th, 1983 in Waterford, Ireland.

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Daryl Mitchell

Daryl Mitchell is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1985 to 1985. Daryl was born on July 16th, 1965 in The Bronx. Daryl is also known as Chill Mitchell.

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  • Daryl Janmaat
    (soccer player)
  • Daryl Easton
    (magic (illusion))
  • Daryl Dragon
    (musician)
  • Daryl Stuermer
    (musician)
  • Daryl Katz
    (chairman)
  • Mark Wills
    (musician)
  • Daryl Johnston
    (football player)
  • Daryl Braithwaite
    (singing)
  • Daryl Morey
    (influential individual)
  • Daryl Palumbo
    (musician)
  • Daryl Washington
    (athlete)
  • Daryl Wein
    (filmmaker)
  • Daryl Richardson
    (football player)
  • Daryl Impey
    (famed human)

What does the name Daryl mean?

Dis for dazzle, the sparkle of you.

Ais for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Yis for young, the years never show!

Lis for lucky, who is more?

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