What does Baba mean?
Baba /ba-ba/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls. Baba's name origin is Latin, and the name Baba means "foreign woman". Baba is a version of Barbara (Latin). Buba is a popular surname.
Baba has 43 more alternative forms via Barbara: Bab, Babara, Babb, Babbett, Babbette, Babe, Babett, Babette, Babita, Babs, Baibin, Barabara, Barb▼, Barbar, Barbarella, Barbarit, Barbarita, Barbeeleen, Barbel, Barbera, Barbette, Barbey, Barbi, Barbie, Barbora, Barbra▼, Barbro, Barby, Barra, Basha, Basia, Bebe, Berbera, Berberia, Berberya, Berbya, Bobbe, Bonni, Bonnie▼, Bonny▼, Borbala, Varina and Varvara.Kreatif forms: Babro, Broba. [more]
How popular is Baba?
Baba is a rare first name for women but a very popular last name for all people (#17214 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Baba and related names. Popular variation forms of Baba (unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Barb, Barbara (#863 the previous year), Barbra, Bobbi, Bobbie, Bobby, Bonnie (#866) and Bonny. These girl names were at the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4814%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.0339%, down 93%), with forms such as Barbara, Bobbi, Bobbie, Bobby and Bonny becoming somewhat dated. (2014 Birth Statistics)