Darnell is a boy name and means the hidden spot. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \d(a)-rne-ll, dar-nell\. Other similar names and variants include: Darnall, Darneil, Darnel, Larnell. Darnell is a very popular first name for men (#476 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1600 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Darnell over the years and Darnell's popularity rank:

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Darnell Martin
Darnell Martin
  • No. of movies: 4
Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records

Directed by: Darnell Martin

Starring: Adrien Brody, Jeffrey Wright, Beyoncé, Columbus Short

I Like It Like That

Directed by: Darnell Martin

Starring: Luna Lauren Velez, Jon Seda, Tomas Melly, Desiree Casado

Prison Song

Directed by: Darnell Martin

Starring: Danny Hoch, Elvis Costello, Q-Tip, Eric McCollum

Wish You Well

Wish You Well

Directed by: Darnell Martin

Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Mackenzie Foy, Josh Lucas, Ned Bellamy

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Darnell a popular name?

Over the years Darnell was most popular in 1984. According to the latest US census information Darnell ranks #587th while according to famousnames.vip Darnell ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Darnell?

According to the US census in 2018, 99 boys were born named Darnell, making Darnell the #3464th name more popular among boy names. In 1984 Darnell had the highest rank with 770 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Darnell?

Darnell is #3464th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Darnell more popular ?

The name Darnell was more popular in 1984 with 770 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Darnell

The last time a baby was named Darnell was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Darnell?

In 2020 there were 99 baby boys named Darnell.

Who is a famous person named Darnell?

There a several famous people named Darnell, for example director Darnell Martin.

Who is a famous director named Darnell?

A famous director named Darnell is Darnell Martin, who directed 4 movies, including Cadillac Records and I Like It Like That.