Home > Barrey


What does Barrey mean?

Barrey Pronunciation of Barrey [bar-rey] as a boys' name means "fair-haired". Barrey is a version of Barrett. Barrey is also a derivative of Barry (Irish, Gaelic).

Associated with: fair (white).


Barrey has 4 variants: Bari, Barree, Barrie and Berry.

6 more alternative forms via Barrett, Barry: Baret, Baris, Barrat, Barratt, Barret and Barrette.

Creative forms:
(male) Berrey, Birrey, ..

(female) Baria, Bartes, ..

Middle name pairings:
Barrey Tyree (B.T.), ..

How popular is Barrey?

Barrey is a rare first name for men. Barrey is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Barrey (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Barrett (#313 last year), Barry (#1278), Berry, Barrie and Barret. Other variants, like Baret, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Barrey was widespread among parents during the years 1950-1959 (average #1091) and is now much lower (#1518, 76%), with forms such as Barry falling out of fashion. Barry is a constant favorite, though Barrett has become popular as well over time. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Barret, Barrett, Barrie, Barry, Berry in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Barrey is alike in pronunciation to Barra. Other recommended names are Bairre, Barcley, Barde, Barek, Barker, Barkley, Barnes, Barney, Barny, Barr, Barren, Barrt, Bartel, Barten, Bartley, Baxley, Bayley, Birley, Birney, Brae, Bray, Brye, Burley, Burney, Burr, Byrley, Carey, Carley, Carney, Carrey, Correy, Darcey, Darrel, Darren, Darry, Darsey, Earley, Farley, Farrel, Farren, Farrer, Garey, Garred, Garren, Garret, Garrvey (see Garvey), Gerrey, Hardey, Harley, Harry, Harvey, Jarred, Jarrel, Jarren, Jarret, Jarvey, Jerrey (see Jerry), Karney, Karrel, Korrey (see Kory), Larren, Larrey, Lawrey, Mabrey, Markey, Marley, Morrey, Murrey, Parrey, Parry, Tarren, Terrey, Torrey and Warley. These names tend to be more frequently used than Barrey.

See names
in meaning and etymology.