Darren

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Darren
Gender Male
Origin
Word/Name Irish and Gaelic
Meaning burnt land, hill
Other names
Related names Darrell, Darragh, Dáire

Darren a masculine given name of uncertain etymological origins. Some theories state that it originated from a Gaelic surname meaning "burnt land or hill", or from an anglicization of the Irish firstname Darragh or Dáire meaning "oak tree". According to other theories, it is a variant of Darrell, which originated from the French surname D'Airelle meaning "of Airelle". Darren has several spelling variations including: Daren, Darin, Daryn, Darrin, and Darryn.

In the United Kingdom, its popularity peaked during the 1970s but declined sharply afterwards.[1]

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  • Darrin Stephens, a character on the TV series Bewitched

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