What does Barbel mean?
29 alternative forms via Barbara: Bab, Baba, Babb, Babbett, Babbie, Babe, Babett, Babs, Baibin, Barb, Barbar, Barbera, Barbette, Barbey, Barbi, Barbie, Barbora, Barbra, Barbro, Barby, Barra, Baubie, Bauby, Bebe, Berbera, Berbya, Bobbe, Bobbee and Borbala.Creative forms:
(female) Barbet, Brubel, ..
(male) Barben, Barbev, .. Middle name pairings:
Barbel Ashlyn (B.A.), ..
How popular is Barbel?
Barbel is an uncommonly occurring first name for females but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#149328 out of 150436, Top 99%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Barbara (#865 from current records), Bebe, Barbra, Barbie, Babe and Barb are the prominent variation forms of Barbel (outside Top 2000). Usage of these relations of Barbel was at its apex 9 decades ago (adoption of 4.6%) and is now significantly diminished. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aeriel, Amabel, Aurel, Auriel, Avriel, Bader, Bailee▲, Bailei, Bailey, Bambie, Bamby, Banee, Barah, Bari, Barri, Batel, Baylee▲, Beebee, Berget, Berree (see Berry), Berte, Beryl▼, Birdey, Birget, Birte, Bree, Breea, Breen, Bret, Carabel, Carel, Cariel, Carmel, Claribel, Dael, Darbee, Darbey (see Darby), Darcel, Darel, Darrel, Gabryel, Hazel, Isabel, Isbel, Ishbel, Isobel, Jael, Janel▼, Jannel, Karel, Karmel, Katriel, Klarybel, Lael, Lorel, Mabel▼, Madel, Marabel, Maribel▼, Mariel, Marivel, Marvel▼, Marybel, Maybel, Meribel, Mirabel, Orabel, Orbel, Orel, Oriel, Rahel, Raizel, Sharel, Sybel and Ysobel. These names tend to be more commonly used than Barbel.See names in meaning and etymology.