Meaning:Foreign woman
Barbra is a feminine name of Latin origin that means "foreign woman," making it an intriguing option for your new arrival. It is a variation of Barbara, and is most notably connected to Saint Barbara, a Christian martyr who is thought to be a protector against lightning and fire. Because of this, Barbra boasts connotations of spirituality, strength, and power. A famous namesake includes iconic American singer Barbra Streisand, giving this name true star power.

Famous People Named Barbra

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  • Barbra Streisand
    Actress, Singer
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