What does Barbour mean?
Barbour [bar-bour] as a name for boys is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Barbour is "beard". Barbour is a version, with the suffix -our, of Barber (Old French): originally an occupational name.
Barbour has 1 variant: Barbar.Creative forms:
(male) Barboura, Beirbour, ..
(female) Barbre, Barbri, .. Middle name pairings:
Barbour Toby (B.T.), ..
How popular is Barbour?
Barbour is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#2338 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name history of Barbour for boys. Barbour has yet to make it into the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bailor, Balbo, Baldor, Baldur, Balfor (see Balfour), Balfour, Ballfour, Bardo, Bardolf, Bardon, Bardou, Bardoul, Barker, Barlow, Barlowe, Barnum, Baron, Barr, Barron, Bartome, Barton, Bartow, Baruj (see Baruch), Baylor▲, Bayou, Borbon, Harpur, Mansour, Zahour and Zaylour (see Taylor). These names tend to be more commonly used than Barbour.See names in meaning and etymology.