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Barbie Meaning


What does Barbie mean?

The name Barbie is of English origin.

The meaning of Barbie is "foreigner, stranger, traveler from a foreign land".

Barbie is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Bar-bie.

The Given Name Barbie

Barbie is a diminutive of Barbara. See Barbara for further details.

Barbie appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Barbie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 6,006 in baby name popularity for girls with 20 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,703 in baby name popularity for girls with 29 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Barbie Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Barbie has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Barbie to other names.

Barbie Related Names

Barbie is a diminutive of Barbara.

Famous Barbies

    Barbie Numerology

    What will your new littleBarbie be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Barbie Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Barbie in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Barbie.

    Just for fun, see the name Barbie in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Barbie in Nautical Flags page.