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Gender Feminine
Scripts Дарья(Russian) Δαρεία(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. DA-rya(Italian, Polish)
DAR-ya(Romanian)
DAHR-ee-ə(English)
DAR-ee-ə(English)
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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. As a Russian name, it is more commonly transcribed Darya.

Related Names

VariantsDarija(Croatian) Darya(Russian) Dareia(Late Greek)
DiminutiveDasha(Russian)
Other Languages & CulturesDarya(Belarusian) Darja(Czech) Tarja(Finnish) Darija(Serbian) Darija, Darja, Darinka(Slovene) Dariya, Darya, Daryna, Odarka(Ukrainian)
User SubmissionsDária, Daría, Daria

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Name Days

Germany: October 25
Poland: October 25

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