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Gender: Female Meaning of Daria: "kingly or possess well" Origin of Daria: Feminine variation of Darius, Persian or Latin from Greek

The name Daria is a girl's name of Greek, Latin, Persian origin meaning "kingly or possess well". Daria and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Ruler or Royal and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

An early Christian martyr, a bespectacled MTV cartoon heroine, and Canadian supermodel Daria Werbowy: Daria is a name that manages to feel contemporary and usable without being exactly stylish. Which may be a positive, in terms of Daria not being in danger of overpopularity.

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Famous People Named Daria

Pop Culture References for the name Daria

Daryah, Darria, Dariah, Darina, Darissa, Darinka, Darrya, Darie, Darriah, Darryah, Daryia

Daria's International Variations

Dariya, Dasha, Darya (Russian) Daruska (Czech)

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Daiseymae Says:


I don't like Daria, because it sounds like diarrhea.

missLis Says:


I agree with the previous poster

headintheclouds Says:


Daria of the eponymous cartoon is my spirit animal! She makes me like the name, though I do love the male version of Darius a lot more.

tfzolghadr Says:


Daria also means "the sea" in Persian.