Thursday, February 3, 2011

Thursday's Name Game

Name:  Darlene (D.J.)
Gender:  Female
Character From:  Front and Center by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Meanings and history of the name Darlene:
  • Means "darling one". Darlene is a modern creation from the word "darling".
Personal Experience:
  • My mother's best friend is named Darlene.  I also used to babysit her children when I was younger.
Places name Darlene:
  •  None that I could find
Famous real-life people named Darlene: 
  • Darlene Love, American singer and actress
  • Darlene Gardner, Harlequin author
  • Darlene Gillespie, American child actress, best known for her work on the "Mickey Mouse Club" television show
Darlene in song, story & screen:
  • "Darlene", song by Led Zeppelin recorded in 1978
  • "Darling Darlene", song by Nirvana

List adapted from

These are just some I know...what about you?

1 comment:

  1. I'd forgotten that DJ's name was Darlene. She is definitely a DJ. I've never known a Darlene. It seems too much like a 60s/70s name.


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