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Gender: Male Meaning of Dario: "kingly or possess well" Origin of Dario: Italian variation of Darius Dario's Popularity in 2017: #877

The name Dario is a boy's name of Italian origin meaning "kingly or possess well". Dario is ranked #877 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Italian Baby Boy Names Beyond Giovanni & Giuseppe and discussed in our forums with posts like "Who's their sibling?".

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More creative and classier than Mario. It has regularly ranked near the bottom of the US Top 1000 over the last four decades. It does much better across the pond, and is especially popular in Italy, Spain, and Switzerland.

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Famous People Named Dario

Dario Marianelli, Italian film composer
Dario Argento, Italian filmmaker
(George) Dario Marino Franchitti, Scottish race car driver
Dario Šarić, Croatian basketball player
Darío Leonardo Conca, Argentine footballer
Dario Šimić, Croatian footballer
Dario Vidošić, Australian footballer
Dario Fo, Italian actor and playwright; winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature

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