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Girl Name: Darlene

Name: Darlene
Pronunciation: \d(a)-rle-ne, dar-lene\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: dearling; darling
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Darylene, Darylyne, Daryline
Variant forms: Dareen, Darelle, Darla, Darleane, Darleen, Darleena, Darlena, Darlenny, Darlina, Darline, Darlinn, Darlyn, Darlyne, Darrelle, Darryleen, Darrylene, Darryline
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 157

Description

Darlene \d(a)-rle-ne, dar-lene\ as a girl's name is pronounced dar-LEEN. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Darlene is "dearling; darling". Contemporary form of the Old English word. First used in the late 1930s.

Darlene has 17 variant forms: Dareen, Darelle, Darla, Darleane, Darleen, Darleena, Darlena, Darlenny, Darlina, Darline, Darlinn, Darlyn, Darlyne, Darrelle, Darryleen, Darrylene and Darryline.

Baby names that sound like Darlene are Darylene, Darylyne and Daryline.

Popularity

Darlene is a very popular first name for women (#157 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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