Pronunciation: \d(a)-rby, dar-by\
Gender / Sex: girl (Darby's also a boy name)
Meaning: deer park
Variant forms: Darb, Darbee, Darbey, Darbie, Darrbey, Darrbie, Darrby
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2883
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1730
Darby \d(a)-rby, dar-by\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Darby), is pronounced DAR-bee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Darby is "deer park". Place name. Derived from Derby, a surname.
Darby has 7 variant forms: Darb, Darbee, Darbey, Darbie, Darrbey, Darrbie and Darrby.
Darby is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2883 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1730 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)