Home > Basia


What does Basia mean?

Basia Pronunciation of Basia [ba-sia] as a girls' name is of Latin and Polish derivation, and the meaning of the name Basia is "foreign woman; stranger". Basia is a version of Barbara (Latin). Basia is also a derivative of Basha (Polish).


22 different relations via Barbara, Basha: Bab, Baba, Babara, Babb, Babbie, Babe, Babita, Babs, Baibin, Barb, Barbar, Barbi, Barbie, Barbra, Barby, Barra, Basja, Baubie, Bauby, Beba, Bibi and Varina.

Creative forms:
(female) Badsia, Baia, ..


Middle name pairings:
Basia Penny (B.P.), ..

How popular is Basia?

Basia is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Basia is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular varying forms of Basia (not ranked) are Babe, Barb, Barbara (#865 from current records), Barbie, Barbra and Varina. These relations of Basia were favored by parents in the 1930s (median #1469) and are now much less widespread (#1810, 99.7%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Babe, Barb, Barbara, Barbie, Barbra, Varina in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Basia and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Bahira, Baja, Bali, Bama, Bara, Bari, Barta, Basile, Basilia, Basima, Basma, Bastia, Batya, Bayla, Belia, Betia, Blaisia, Blasia, Blasya (see Blasia), Blaysia (see Blasia), Brisia, Casia, Cassia, Catia, Cesia, Dacia, Dalia, Daria, Datia, Davia, Dosia, Fadia, Fania, Hadia, Halia, Jamia, Kadia, Kalia, Kasia, Kassia, Katia, Kesia, Lakia, Lalia, Latia, Lesia, Lisia, Maia, Marsia, Nadia, Naia, Nakia, Nasia, Pania, Pavia, Pazia, Rania, Rasia, Sadia, Safia, Samia, Saria, Taisia, Tajia, Tania, Tansia, Tashia, Tasia, Tavia, Tesia, Tosia, Vania, Xavia, Zakia and Zaria. These names tend to be more commonly used than Basia.

See names
in meaning and etymology.