Origin:Latin
Popularity:1678
Meaning:foreign woman
Barbara as a girl's name is pronounced BAR-bra. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Barbara is "foreign woman".

Famous Barbaras

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  • Barbara Bach
    Actress
  • Barbara Bush
    United States First Lady
  • Barbara Eden
    Actress

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Source: Social Security Administration

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