♀ Name Barbie – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Barbie

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Barbie is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Barbie

Barbie is a diminutive of the name Barbara, which is a name of Greek and Latin origin. Originally, the Greek term “bárbaros” was a term for strangers, who couldn’t speak Greek. The name Barbie became known through the Barbie doll, a children’s toy.

Meaning of Barbie

Barbie means “foreign” (from Greek “bárbaros/βάρβαρος” or Latin “barbarus”, originally from Sanskrit “barbarāh” = one, who stammers).

Pronunciation of Barbie

Alternate spelling of Barbie


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