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Origin & Meaning

The name Darren is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Darren is "wealthy, affluent, great".  

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "small, rocky hill".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 496 in baby name popularity for boys with 562 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Darren Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Darren has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Darren to other names.


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Related Names

Darren is a variant spelling of Daren.

Variants of the name Darren include Derren.

Other Tidbits

Darren falls into the landform name category.

Name Fun

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Just for fun, see the name Darren in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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Names Like This

Irish names usually contain a given, middle and family name.

Given names frequently have their source in the Roman Catholic faith, or are derived from the traditional Gaelic.

Some Gaelic or old Irish names date back to the Celtic origins of Gaelach (Ireland). These names find their basis in ancient pagan religions, myths, legends, and superstitions held by the Gaels.