An etymology for the name is given in the Oxford Dictionary of American Family Names: Status name for a Sufi holy man, from Persian and Turkish derviş 'dervish', a member of a Sufi Muslim religious order, from Pahlavi driyosh meaning 'beggar', 'one who goes from door to door'.
Darweesh is baby boy name mainly popular in Muslim religion and its main origin is Arabic. Darweesh name meanings is Devoted, ascetic. Darweesh is written in Urdu, Hindi, Arabic, Bangla as درویش, दरवीश, درويش, দারবীশ. Other similar sounding names can be Dar, Dara, Darab, Darakhshan, Darim, Daris, Dariush, Darmal, Darman, Darrak, Darvesh, Darwesh, Darwish, Daryab, Daryush, Dara, Darakhshaan, Darakhshan, Daria, Dariya.