[ 2 syll. dar-lin(g), da-rli-ng ] The baby girl name Darling is pronounced as DAARLihNG †. Darling's language of origin is English and it is also used largely in the English language. Its meaning is derived literally from the common word darling. It represents the transferred use of the vocabulary word as a given name.
See also the related form, Darlene (English).
Darling is not frequently used as a baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
† Pronunciation for Darling: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; NG as in "sing (S.IH.NG)"