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Barbar (boy)

What does Barbar mean?

Barbar Pronunciation of Barbar [bar-bar] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Barbar) is of Old French origin, and the meaning of the name Barbar is "beard". Barbar is an alternate spelling of Barber (Old French): originally an occupational name.


Barbar has 1 variant: Barbour.

Creative forms:
(male) Barbur, Burbar, ..

(female) Barbay, Barda, ..

Middle name pairings:
Barbar Shalom (B.S.), ..

How popular is Barbar?

Barbar is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#37835 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Barbar has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Barbar name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Barbar outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bailor, Baker, Bala, Balder, Balfer, Balfor (see Balfour), Bar, Barak, Baram, Barclay, Bard, Bardo, Barek, Barend, Barker, Barna, Barnaba, Barnabas, Barnabe, Barnaby, Barnard, Barnebas, Barnes, Barnet, Barney, Barnie, Barnum, Barny, Baron, Barr, Barra, Barrak, Barrat, Barratt, Barrey, Barric, Barron, Barry, Bartow, Baruch, Baumar, Bearnard, Bernard, Borbon, Borja, Brad, Bray, Brian, Bryan, Burnard, Byran, Cadmar, Caesar, Damar, Davar, Dunbar, Eadgar, Farrar, Ferrar, Finbar, Garnar, Garpar (see Gaspard), Gaspar, Halvar, Hamar, Jabar, Jabbar, Jafar, Jaspar, Jayar, Lamar, Lavar, Makar, Raynar and Yaar. These names tend to be more commonly used than Barbar.

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