Darwin Name Meaning and Origin

Darwin is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘English’ origin. The baby name Darwin means “A Very Dear Friend”.


Darwin Origin:

Origin of the name is: “English”



Darwin is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “DAHR + win”


Darwin Name Meaning:

Darwin is derived from the compound of two Old English words, deor which means ‘dear’ and wine which means ‘friend’. The name was used both as a baptismal name and as a nickname for a very close kinsman.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Derwynn, Derwin, Darwyn, Darwon


Famous people with this name:

Darwin James Kunane Barney, American baseball player;

Darwin Turner aka Choppa, American rapper;

Darwin Shaw, English actor;

Darwin Merwan Smith aka Darwin Deez, American singer;

Darwin Scott Hall, U.S. Congressman from Minnesota;

Charles Darwin, English biologist; creator of the theory of evolution




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