Darby
Origin/Usage
Old Norse
Pronunciation
DAHR-bee
Meaning
A settlement where deer come
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Darby is an Old English locational name that identified where a person came from. The bearer came from Darby in Lincolnshire or from Derbyshire in Lancashire. The name Darby itself comes from the Old Norse “djur” which means 'deer' and “byr” which means 'a town or settlement'.

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