What does Bubba mean?
Bubba [bub-ba] as a boys' name is of German origin, and the meaning of Bubba is "boy". More commonly a nickname, usually for someone rather large. In American slang, it can also mean "brother".
(male) Bubbar, Bubbas, ..
(female) Bubbe, Bubra, ..
How popular is Bubba?
Bubba is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#144908 out of 150436, Top 96%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Bubba for boys. Bubba entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its peak position of #1858 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)