Other Origin(s):Gaelic
Meaning:Field; Area of land
Forbes is a boy’s name of Scottish origin, inspired by the Gaelic word forba, meaning “field” or “area of land.” Historians may recognize it for its connections to a famous Scottish clan, but it’s also a name belonging to one of the biggest business magazines in the US. From Kylie Jenner to Rihanna, some of the world's wealthiest celebrities have appeared in Forbes' star-studded lists. Don’t be surprised if your mini mogul makes it to the front cover with this fabulous name!
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