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Boy Name: Darrell

Name: Darrell
Pronunciation: \d(a)-rre-ll\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy (Darrell's also a girl name)
Meaning: open; from Airelle
Origin: French
Sounds Like: Derrell, Darryll, Darroll, Darrill, Dariell, Dorrell, Durrell
Similar Names: Darcell, Darnell, Darvell, Farrell, Harrell, Jarrell
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 165
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 13088


Darrell \d(a)-rre-ll\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Darrell), is a variant of Darrel (Old English, Old French) and Darryl (English), and the meaning of Darrell is "open; from Airelle". See also Darence.

The baby name Darrell sounds like Derrell, Darryll, Darroll, Darrill, Dariell, Dorrell and Durrell. Other similar baby names are Darcell, Darnell, Darvell, Farrell, Harrell and Jarrell.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Darrell.


Darrell is a very popular first name for men (#165 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#13088 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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