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Girl Name: Barbra

Name: Barbra
Pronunciation: \b(a)-rb-ra, bar-bra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: foreign woman
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Barbro, Barbora, Barbera
Similar Names: Berbya, Berbera, Barby, Barbie, Barbi, Barbey, Barbel, Barbar, Barb, Barabara, Babara, Berura
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 716

Description

Barbra \b(a)-rb-ra, bar-bra\ as a girl's name is a variant of Barbara (Latin), and the meaning of Barbra is "foreign woman".

The baby name Barbra sounds like Barbro, Barbora and Barbera. Other similar baby names are Berbya, Berbera, Barby, Barbie, Barbi, Barbey, Barbel, Barbar, Barb, Barabara, Babara and Berura.

Popularity

Barbra is a very popular first name for women (#716 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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