Given Name DARIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Δαρεια (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: DAR-ya (Italian, Romanian), DA-rya (Polish), DAHR-ee-ə (English), DAR-ee-ə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of DARIUS. Saint Daria was a 3rd-century Greek woman who was martyred with her husband Chrysanthus under the Roman emperor Numerian. It has never been a particularly common English given name.
VARIANTS: Darija (Croatian), Dareia (Late Greek)
MASCULINE FORMS: Dario (Italian), Dariusz (Polish), Darius (Romanian), Darius (English), Darijo, Dario (Croatian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Darya (Belarusian), Darja, Darina (Czech), Tarja (Finnish), Darya (Russian), Darija (Serbian), Darija, Darja, Darinka (Slovene), Dariya, Daryna, Odarka (Ukrainian)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Dária, Daría, Daria


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Entry updated December 8, 2017