What does Barbie mean?
28 more related forms via Barbara: Bab, Baba, Babb, Babbie, Babe, Babita, Babs, Baibin, Barb, Barbar, Barbarit, Barbel, Barbera, Barbette, Barbora, Barbra, Barbro, Barra, Basia, Baubie, Bauby, Bebe, Bibi, Bobbe, Bobbee, Bobbi▼, Bobbie▼ and Bonnie▼.Creative forms:
(female) Babie, Berbie, ..
(male) Barbeau, Barbo, .. Middle name pairings:
Barbie Fernanda (B.F.), ..
How popular is Barbie?
Barbie is a very popular first name for women (#2041 out of 4276, Top 48%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#65492 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Barbie entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #906 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Barbara (#865 from recent data), Bonnie (#871), Bobbi, Bebe, Bobbie, Barbra, Barb and Babe are the prominent related forms of Barbie. Other forms, like Barbette, are uncommon. These relations of Barbie reached the apex of their popularity in the 1930s (average #1146) and have become much less widespread since (#1748, 99% less usage), with versions like Bonnie falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bailie, Balbine (see Balbina), Bambi, Bambie, Bari, Barri, Barrie, Baylie, Berdie, Bernie, Berrie, Bertie▼, Birdie▼, Bobie, Brie, Byrdie, Carie, Carlie, Carmie, Carrie▼, Darbee, Darbie, Darcie, Darrbie (see Darby), Darsie, Earlie, Gabbie, Gardie, Harlie, Harrie, Karie, Karlie▲, Karrie▼, Marcie▼, Margie▼, Marie▼, Marjie, Markie, Marlie, Marnie, Martie, Sarie, Tabbie and Taubie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Barbie.See names in meaning and etymology.