First name origins & meanings:

  1. Norse: To live or dwell
  2. Hebrew: Strong and fast
  3. Scandinavian: Commanding
  4. French: Beautiful

First name variations: Barbra, Barbro, Bararella, Barbie, Barby, Barbs, Barb, Babette, Babs, Barbara, Beau, Debra, Debrah, Debbie, Debby, Debbi, Debbye, Deb, Debi, Devera, Devora, Devorah, Devorit, Debbea, Debbee, Debbey, Debea, Debee, Debie, Deby, Debbera, Debberah, Debera, Deberah, Debrha, Debroah, Dobra, Debbra, Debbrah, Debrea, Debria, Fridah, Fryda, Frydah, Frydda, Fryddah, Frida, Lavani, Rainbeau, Ruperta, Robin, Robyn, Robbin, Robinette, Robina, Bert, Berta, Bertie, Berthe, Roberta, Tabby, Ab, Abba, Abbe, Abbey, Abbie, Abbas, Abad, Abbe, Abba, Abbe, Arch, Arche, Archie, Archy, Archaimbaud, Archambault, Archibaldo, Arkady, Arky, Archibald, Barber, Baruch, Beaumont, Beauregard, Beaux, Beau, Pericles, Butrus, Badrosian, Bedros, Butras, Burk, Birk, Birke, Byrk, Byrke, Burke, Clayton, Colburn, Collburn, Dal, Dallan, Dallen, Dallin, Dallon, Dalton, Daley, Daly, Dayle, Dawley, Dale, Eb, Ebenezer, Eban, Ebin, Eben, Gaynes, Gainor, Gaynor, Gains, Gayne, Gaines, Gaimo, Giacamo, Giaco, Giacobbe, Giacopo, Gyacomo, Giacomo, Harban, Haren, Harbyn, Harbin, Hebar, Heber, Iakov, Iakovos, Iakovs, Jabahri, Jabarae, Jabare, Jabaree, Jabarei, Jabarie, Jabarri, Jabarrie, Jabary, Jabbaree, Jabbari, Jabiari, Jabier, Jabari, Jabain, Jabien, Jabyn, Jabin, Jabiri, Jabyr, Jabir, Jakob, Jacopo, Jacoba, Jacobson, Jacobi, Jacobine, Jacobina, Jayme, Jacques, Jacinto, Jascha, Jake, Jackob, Jakub, Jack, Jackson, Jeb, Cob, Cobb, Giacomo, Iago, Iacovo, Yago, Yaacov, Yacov, Yakov, Jaccob, Jachob, Jaco, Jacobb, Jacub, Jaecob, Jaicob, Jalu, Jecis, Jeks, Jeska, Jocek, Jock, Jocob, Jocobb, Jokubus, Jacob, Jaymes, Jaime, Jaymie, Jamy, Jaimie, Jamesy, Jameson, Jamey, Jan, Jay, Jim, Jimmy, Jimmie, Diego, Giacomo, Seamus, Sheamus, Shamus, Hamish, Santiago, Jaemes, Jaimes, Jaemie, Jaemy, Jaimie, Jame, Jameyel, Jami, Jamia, Jamiah, Jamian, Jamiee, Jamme, Jammey, Jammie, Jammy, Jamye, Jameze, Jamze, Jamieson, Jamison, Jamiesen, James, Joban, Jobin, Jobyn, Joben, Libeck, Libek, Mel, Melburn, Melburne, Newbery, Newberry, Newburry, Newburgh, Newbury, Newall, Newlin, Newland, Newgate, Newton, Newell, Osmar, Osmond, Osmund, Osted, Ostric, Osmen, Osman, Ossie, Osbert, Orburn, Osburne, Rayburne, Rayburn, Robbi, Robbie, Robbee, Robby, RĂ³bert, Roberto, Rupert, Rubert, Robertson, Robin, Robinson, Robbins, Robben, Riobard, Robby, Robbie, Robey, Rober, Rab, Rob, Bert, Berty, Tito, Dob, Dobbs, Robert, Robb, Robsen, Robson, Sandy, Sandy, Sandford, Sanford, Sherburn, Sherburne, Sherwin, Sherm, Shurman, Sherman, Tabb, Taber, Tabbert, Taburer, Tabby, Tab, Taber, Tayber, Tavor, Tally, Tallie, Tibalt, Tybalt, Thebault, Thibaud, Thibaut, Theo, Welles, Weller, Welby, Weldon, Welford, Welton, Wells

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Danish and Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Bo ‘farmer’ (see Boe).
  2. Chinese: according to legend, some descendants of Shen Nong, a legendary emperor (2734–2697 bc), were granted an area named Bo in modern-day Shandong province, and adopted the place name as their surname. Additionally, an official of the state of Song during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc) was granted a town named Bo in modern-day Henan province, and his descendants also adopted the place name as their surname. The character also means ‘thin’ or ‘slim’, and ‘weak’.
  3. Chinese: from the name of Bo Yi, a famous adviser to the model emperors Shun and Yao around 2200 bc. This character also means ‘oldest brother’, and is often used as a personal name with this sense.
  4. Vietnamese: unexplained.
  5. Other Southeast Asian: unexplained.

Famous people with this first name: Bo Bice

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