Dara: unisex baby name meaning and popularity

Dara

Of Irish origin and meaning “oak tree,” so your little Dara might start out as a teeny-tiny little acorn, but will grow at an astonishing rate. Better take out a second mortgage for all that food!

Nicknames:

Um ... Dar?

Famous people named Dara:

Rapper Nasir "Nas" bin Olu Dara Jones; comedian Dara O Briain; Olympic swimmer Dara Torres; singer Dara Maclean.

Fun facts:

In the U.S., Dara is widely considered a girl's name - but in most other cultures, it's a male name.

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