What does Barry mean?
The meaning of Barry is "white head, fair haired".
Barry is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ba-rry.
The Given Name Barry
It is derived from the Gaelic elements fionn meaning "white, fair" and barr meaning "head".
Some famous bearers of this name include: Barry Bonds, and Barry Fitzgerald.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,386 in baby name popularity for boys with 122 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Barry Related Names
- Barry ~ 1 hurricane, 5 storms
- Barry Bonds ~ Baseball Player
- Barry Fitzgerald ~ Actor
- Barry Gibb ~ Pop Musician
- Barry Larkin ~ Baseball Player
- Barry Manilow ~ Musician
- Barry Marshall ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 2005
- Barry Pepper ~ Actor
- Barry Sanders ~ Football Player
- Barry Watson ~ Actor
- Barry White ~ Musician
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