[ 3 syll. da-rian, dar-i-an ] The baby girl name Darian is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being more popular. It is pronounced DEHR-iy-ahN †. Darian has its origins in the Hebrew, Old Persian, and Irish Gaelic languages. It is used largely in English and Greek.
Darian is a form of the English Dara.
Darian is also an English form of the English, German, Italian, Polish, Romanian, and Russian Daria.
Darian is also a Greek form of the English and Welsh Daron.
Darian is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1994, 0.044% of baby girls were named Darian. It had a ranking of #312 then. The baby name has substantially slipped in popularity since then, and is used only on an infrequent scale now. Out of all girl names in its family, Darian was nevertheless the most widely used in 2012. Though there were times from 1994 to 1997 when more girls than boys were given the name Darian, the name is today more frequently used for boys. There were 3 times more boys than girls who were named Darian in 2001.
Baby names that sound like Darian include Darrian, Dariane, Darianne, Darien, Darienne, Darion, Darrien, Darrion, Daryna, Dea Roma, Dharana, Dharani, Dharanie, Dharany, Doireann, Doireanne, Doriane, Dorianne, Dorienne, and Dorina.
† Pronunciation for Darian: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"