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What does Bab mean?

Bab Pronunciation of Bab as a girls' name is a Latin name, and the meaning of Bab is "foreign woman". Bab is an alternate spelling of Barbara (Latin).



VARIANTS Bobbe, Bebe, Babe, Babb

RELATIONS VIA BARBARA Baba, Babara, Babbie, Babett, Babita, Babs, Baibin, Barb, Barbar, Barbel, Barbey, Barbi, Barbie, Barbra, Barbro, Barby, Barra, Basha, Basia, Baubie, Bauby, Beba, Bibi, Bobbi, Bobby



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How popular is Bab?

Bab is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Bab is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular variation forms of Bab (NOT IN TOP 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Barbara (#930 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Babe, Barb, Barbie, Barbra, Bebe, Bobbi and Bobby. Other variants, like Barra, are seldom used. These relations of Bab were at the height of their popularity during 1940-1949 (AVERAGE #1304) and are now much less common (#1866, 99.4%), with versions like Barbra becoming somewhat dated. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Babe, Barb, Barbara, Barbie, Barbra in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bebe, Bobbi, Bobby in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bab and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Bao, Bat, Bay and Mab. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bab.

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