First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dacian

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  1. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Dacian is of Italian origin and means "Warrior".
  2. According to a user from Canada, the name Dacian means "Relating to or characteristic of Dacia, an ancient country of southeastern Europe, or its people or language. 'the Dacian kingdom'".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Da"cian
Of or pertaining to Dacia or the Dacians.

Dacia +‎ -an, from Latin Dacia (“Dacia”).

  1. An extinct Indo-European language spoken by the people of Dacia.
  2. A member of an ancient Indo-European ethnic group of Dacia.
  3. (obsolete) A Dane, Denmark having been known as Dacia in Medieval Latin.
  4. (rare, poetic) A Romanian.

Notable Persons Named Dacian

Notable Persons Named Dacian

Dacian Cioloș

Dacian Cioloș is a Prime Minister of Romania, European Commissioner for Agriculture, Rural Development, Minister of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture, and Rural Development (Romania). Dacian was born on July 27th, 1969 in Zalău.

Dacian Varga

Dacian Varga is a soccer player for the FC Petrolul Ploiești, CS Mureșul Deva, FC Dinamo București, FC Sportul Studențesc București, FC Unirea Urziceni, FC Rapid București, FC Kuban Krasnodar, FC Vaslui, CS Universitatea Craiova (football), ASA 2013 Târgu Mureș, and Romania national under-21 footba. Dacian was born on October 15th, 1984 in Petroșani.

Dacian Dacin

Dacian Dacin is a sports team member for the Bodens BK.

Dacian Bîrză

Dacian Bîrză is an athlete for the CS Nuova Mama Mia Becicherecu Mic.


Fun Facts about the name Dacian

  • How Popular is the name Dacian? Dacian is the 24,104th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dacian have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 262 babies born with the first name Dacian in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dacian to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dacian? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Dacian first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dacian is Wednesday, January 5th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Dacian born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dacian was in 2012 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Dacian Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dacian is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Dacian: The name spelled backwards is Naicad. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Nidaca. How do you pronounce that?
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