Dario - boys name

Dario name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 81%

Dario name meaning:

The name Dario is of Italian and Spanish origin, derived from the ancient Persian name Darius. It holds a rich history and significance, representing strength, kingly status, and prosperity. The name Dario is associated with leadership and power, as it was borne by several notable rulers and emperors throughout history.

In ancient Persia, Darius the Great was a renowned king, known for his military conquests and administrative prowess. The name Dario carries the connotation of being a strong and influential leader, someone who possesses the qualities needed to rule successfully. It exudes an aura of authority and confidence.

Parents who choose the name Dario for their son may be drawn to its majestic and regal qualities, hoping to instill a sense of ambition and determination in their child. The name suggests a person who is destined for greatness and who has the potential to achieve their goals through hard work and perseverance. Dario represents a name that embodies strength, leadership, and the potential for success.

Origin: Spanish


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Overall UK ranking: 907 out of 4789

33 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Dario

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