Name: Darren

Origin and Meaning of the Name Darren

  • Meaning:
    Burnt land; hill
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (DAYR en); (DAH ren)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Darren)
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Miscellaneous Info for Darren

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  • Used in:
    Welsh speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Darren is a popular name for sportsmen: it is borne by Scottish footballer Darren Fletcher, English cricketer Darren Gough and English athlete Darren Campbell. Other bearers include American director Darren Aronofsky, whose works include 'The Fountain' and 'Requiem for a Dream', and author Darren Shan.

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