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Name Barbara

Meaning: the foreign

Gender: female

Languages of use: German, Italian, Spanish, English, French, Polish

Asteroid: 234 Barbara, diameter 43.75 km, period 26.5 years

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Barbara is a member of the name group Barbara:

Meaning/translation: the foreign

Language of origin: Latin


from a very old word root reaching back to Indoeuropean that echoes the unintelligible speech of foreigners

known from Saint Barabara of Nicomedia (3th/4th century AD)


barbari = the barbars, the stammering people  Latin

barbaros = foreign, barbaric  Old Greek

barbar = the unintelligible speech  Indoeuropean

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