Name: Darius

Origin and Meaning of the Name Darius

  • Meaning:
    Maintain well; possess and good
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  • Meaning:
    Maintain well; possess and good
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  • Pronunciation:
    (dah RYE us); (DAYR ee us)
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Miscellaneous Info for Darius

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  • Used in:
    English and Persian speaking countries
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    Darius the Great was king of Persia in the fifth and sixth centurys BC. He is famous for being a great financier and fighting against the Greeks at Marathon.

    Darius Danesh is a singer.

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