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The name Darius is of Greek origin, and means to possess good.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Darius has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Darius
Use of the Name Darius for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
38,648 38,510 33,728 16,330 6,916 2,380 1,100
The table below indicates the number of times the name Darius has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Darius
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188060810  
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195293258  
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195497058  
195592665  
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195785777  
195883880  
195990172  
196082585  
196177399  
1962743106  
1963686128  
1964685126  
1965665124  
1966661125  
1967588166  
1968573174  
1969531218  
1970501259  
1971505258  
1972460292  
1973463283  
1974464295  
1975456306  
1976479273  
1977415360  
1978420349  
1979371462  
1980357495  
1981363484  
1982361493  
1983360487  
1984320601  
1985326609  
1986313648  
1987252901  
1988248948  
19891941,502  
19901522,033  
19911522,117  
19921641,921  
19931611,979  
19941552,180  
19951691,931  
19961821,764  
19971771,888  
19981622,130  
19991991,701  
20002201,560  
20012191,563  
20022371,413  
20032551,280  
20042851,100  
Totals:  38,648 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Darius as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Darius appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 54 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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