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Name Darius

Meaning:possessor of the goodTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English, Lithuanian
Diminutives:Darko
Topics:Asteroid 7210 Darius
US 2015 rank:#500     ... 499:Bodhi, 500:Arjun, 501:Darius, 502:Arlo, 503:Eden ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Daris, Dariusz, Darrius, Marius, Aris, Baris, Daria, Darian, Darian, Darice     Details
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About Darius/Daria, the group of names with the same origin as Darius

Meaning/translation:possessor of the good
Language of origin:Old Persian
Info about origin, male:known as the name of several Persian kings, most prominently Darius I, the Great (550 to 486 BC)
Words:daraya = to possess, hold, to maintain  Old Persian
 vahu = good  Old Persian
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Variants' top ranks:3:Daria Moldova 2014,  7:Darja Estonia 2012,  8:Dario Switzerland/German 2011,  9:Darius Romania 2012,  10:Dariya Bulgaria 2012,  19:Dariusz Poland 2012,  40:Darío Spain 2015,  5:Darya Moscow 2013,  99:Dário Portugal 2014,  312:Darian USA 1994
Somehow related to:Darice
Old/original forms:Darayavahush Old Persian, Dareios Old Greek, Darius Latin
Name variants:Daria, Darian, Dariana, Darinka, Dariya, Darja, Darya, Tarja, Darian, Dario, Darío, Dário, Darius, Dariusz, Darko, Darrius   Sortable list   Details
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RomaniaGraph2014 10,  2013 10,  2012 92009 12
Switzerland 1997 468
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 1711980-1989 306
USA yearlyGraph2015 500,  2014 473,  2013 412,  2012 403,  2011 383,  2010 341,  2009 336,  2008 318,  2007 306,  2006 278,  2005 291,  2004 285,  2003 255,  2002 237,  2001 218,  2000 220,  1999 198,  1998 162,  1997 177,  1996 182,  1995 169,  1994 1551993 160
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