US Popularity:379
Other Origin(s):Irish, British, French
Meaning:Strife; Warlike people; Bear strength
Barrett is a gender-neutral name whose origin is difficult to pin down. Barrett may be an old surname from Middle English, meaning “strife,” or an Irish surname of Norman descent, meaning “bear strength” or “warlike people.” Some sources suggest it has French and German roots, too. Barrett first featured in the charts in the 1880s, not appearing again until 1954 for reasons as mysterious as its origins. However, Barrett has a noble sophistication that outshines any negativity and confusion. Regardless of its history, there’s no denying that Barrett carries a refined aura that will help baby go far in life.

Barrett Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Barrett is currently #1120 on The Bump
Boy:Barrett is currently #813 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Barrett is currently #619 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Barrett is currently #379 in U.S. births
Boy:Barrett is currently #368 in U.S. births
Girl:Barrett is currently #8241 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 154
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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