What does Barbie mean?
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▼, Bonnie▼CREATIVE FORMS
(female) Babie, Berbie, ..
(male) 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.