Barbra name meaning

Updated: March 16th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Latin and Greek
Usage: English, German, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian and Finnish
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Barbra b(a)-rb-ra
Meaning: Similar to Barbara, Stranger and Barbaric
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What does Barbra mean?

Famed and Venerable girl name Barbra has its origin in Greek and Latin, used chiefly in Finnish, Norwegian, Danish, English, German and Swedish languages, Barbra means "Foreign, Stranger or Barbaric". Barbra is variant form of pious and durable Barbara.

Barbara's meaning is Foreign and Foreign Woman is originated from Latin and Greek. Barbra is variant of Barebra. Barebra is equivalent of Barbara in Swedish language. Barbra is celebrated on 4th of December.

How do I pronounce Barbra?

Three syllabled Barbra is pronounced as b(a)-rb-ra. There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., bar-bra.

Variants of Barbra

Barbara, Barebra, Baba, Betty, Barbaralee, Betje, Betsey, Bettylee, Elisheba, Beata, Berta, Elisabet

How popular is the name Barbra?

Barbra is a common name in United States given to over 7757 babies in 104 years. At its zenith in 1966, the moniker grabbed the 511st spot and 343 baby girls were given the name.

But Barbra is a popular baby name in Uganda where every 1 in 3000 have the name as well as in, Zambia and Zimbabwe. At least, 50000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Barbra in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Barbra

Mistakes are the only way to become better at something. Situations and people don't bother you much unless they concern you in some way. To have letter A as your capstone reflects your consistency and credibility. People often mistake you for a fool but you always find an indirect way to prove them wrong. You are always open to experience something new. Instead of letting your past pull you back, travel to your future and focus on making plans on how to realize your goals.

Looking for a name like Barbra? Please go through the following names

  •  Toinon - Toinon's meaning is Who Eats Flower has origin in Greek and Latin which is substantially used in French is used as a girl name
  •  Hillie - Outlandish Hillie has its origin in Latin, Hillie means "Heitere, Happy and Merry" and a gender insensitive name is principally used in Swedish. Hillie is derived from Hilary.
  •  Sana 1 notably is used in Danish and Norwegian, meaning of Sana 1 is "Hale, Healthy", rooted from Latin is given to girls
  •  Elvinia - Elvinia's meaning is Elfin is largely used in English and Swedish and is bestowed upon girls is of Latin origin
  •  Krisztián - Meaning of Krisztián is Disciple of Christ, Christian or Christian Woman is originated from Latin is a boy name is primarily used in Hungarian

Sibling Names for Barbra

If you have chosen the name Barbra for your little one, congratulations! Now comes the fun part of selecting a perfect sibling name to complement it. Whether you're looking for something traditional or unique, we've compiled a diverse list of beautiful sibling names that go well with Barbra. Check out our top picks below!

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Famous people named Barbra

  • Barbra Fuller, American former old-time radio, motion picture
  • Barbra Streisand, American singer, songwriter, actress
  • Barbra Amesbury, before coming out as transgender
  • Barbra Brass in Assfucked MILFs 7 as Actress
  • Barbra Perez in Scarface as Actress
  • Barbra Brighton in The Forbidden Dance as Actress
  • Barbra Roylance in The DUFF as Actress
  • Barbra Belt in movie Feeding Billy as Actress
  • Barbra Benitez, from 1986 drama movie Sensual, who played N.

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