[ 3 syll. dar-rien, da-rri-en ] The baby boy name Darrien is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. It is pronounced as D-AHRiy-ehN †. Darrien is an English name of Old Persian and English origin.
Darrien is an English variant of the name Darius (English, German, Iranian, and Lithuanian).
Darrien is also an English variant of the name Darren (English and Welsh).
See also the related category persian.
Darrien is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1995 with 0.007% of baby boys being given the name Darrien. It ranked at #892 then. The baby name has since experienced a loss in popularity, and is now of sporadic use. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Darrien, Darius was the most regularly used in 2016. Darrien has in the past century been mostly given to baby boys.
Baby names that sound like Darrien include Darien, Dadriaan, Dadrino, Darian, Darion, Darrian, Darrion, Daruna, Dayaram, Dharana, Dorion, Doriun, Doronee, Doroney, Doroni, Dorriun, Dorronee, Dorroney, Dorroni, and Dyryn.
† Pronunciation for Darrien: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"