Origin:Persian
Popularity:1298
Meaning:maintains possessions well
Darius is a boy's name of Persian and Greek origin. As it means "maintains possessions well," Darius is a great name to inspire your little one to be respectful and mindful of their belongings. In ancient times, Darius the Great was a powerful Persian emperor who transformed his territory by building roads and introducing standard measuring systems. Darius Trucker is an American singer-songwriter famous for his rendition of “Wagon Wheel,” a country music track written by Bob Dylan and Ketch Secor.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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