Dario: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Dario

The Italian version of Darius, a name with Persian roots meaning "kingly." Just don't let your little Dario think he rules the place - although let's be real, he totally will.

Nicknames:

Dar, Dari, Rio.

Famous people named Dario:

Filmmaker Dario Argento; composer Dario Marianelli; Nobel Prize winner Dario Fo.

Fun fact:

Dario has been on and off the U.S. top 1000 most popular baby name list since 1965, but stayed there pretty consistently after the 1980s.

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