What does Bee mean?
Bee /bee/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name. Diminutive of Beatrice (Latin) "voyager (through life); blessed"; variant of Bea. Also the name of an obscure seventh-century English saint. There is an English village called Saint Bees.
Bee has 23 related variations via Beatrice: Bea, Beah, Beatie, Beatrica, Beatris, Beatrisa, Beatriss, Beatrix, Beatriz▼, Beattie, Bebe, Beea, Beeatrice, Beeatris, Beeatrisa, Beeatriss, Beeatrissa, Beeatrix, Beitris, Beitriss, Trix, Trixie and Trixy.Kreatif forms: Babee, Beeba, Beeth. [more]
How popular is Bee?
Bee is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3908 out of 4276, Top 91%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#6776 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Bee (unlisted) are Beatrice (#601 the previous year) and Beatriz. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.571%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.1995%, down 65.1%), with the versions Beatriz and Beatrice becoming less in vogue. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of Bee and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Bee is pronounced similarly to Bao, Bay, Beau and Bo. Other recommended similar baby names are Bel, Bep, Bet, Bev, Bree, Cee, Dee▼, Fee, Lee▼ and Ree. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bee.