Darryl

Pronunciation: da-hrre-e-l
Origin: France
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Europe

Darryl is a gender-neutral name with roots in both French and English origin, meaning "from Airelle," "darling," or "beloved". It is derived from the English surname Darrell, which comes from the Norman-French d'Airelle, a term used to refer to someone from the village of Airelle in France. Although the village no longer exists, the word "airelle" is still used as the French word for "huckleberry". In English, Darryl is an endearing moniker meaning "darling" or "beloved". The name Darryl has a meaning of "beloved" or "talented person". It is often associated with the Old English word "deorling," which translates to "darling". With such a namesake, the name Darryl serves as a constant reminder of love and care for those who bear it.

Darryl Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Darryl is currently #350 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Darryl is currently #350 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Darryl is currently #347 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Darryl is currently #347 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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Famous People Named Darryl

  • Darryl Hickman: Darryl Hickman is an American former child actor and television executive known for his roles in films such as "The Grapes of Wrath" and "Leave Her to Heaven."