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Gender: M Meaning of Darwin: "dear friend" Origin of Darwin: English Darwin's Popularity in 2015: #877

Darwin is a surprise millennial hero hit that has been on the popularity list every year since 2001. Enough parents have found naturalist Charles Darwin, the father of the theory of evolution, a worthy hero to keep it there—though some might just like its trendy two-syllable sound. It has a lovely meaning too—"dear friend."

Famous People Named Darwin

Charles Darwin, creator of the theory of evolution
Darwin Turner, American rapper
Darwin Shaw, English stage, television and film actor
Darwin Deez (Real Name: Darwin Merwan Smith), Musician and lead singer of a band of the same name.

Pop Culture References for the name Darwin

Darwin (a guinea pig), character in Disney movie "G-force"
Darwin Watterson, main character on the American cartoon "The Amazing World of Gumball"
Darwin, chimpanzee on the cartoon "The Wild Thornberrys"

Derwynn, Derwin, Darwyn, Darwon