Animal name or diminutive of Beatrice
"she who brings happiness"

Bee Origin and Meaning

The name Bee is a girl's name meaning "she who brings happiness".

We've seen Beatrice and Beatrix climb in popularity, along with traditional nickname Bea. And now there's Bee, giving it a buzzy nature world spin, plus a tie to popular late night TV''s Samantha Bee, not to mention Aunt Bee on the old The Andy Griffith Show TV show. Bee can theoretically be short for any girl names starting with B.

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Famous People Named Bee

  • Behati "Bee" PrinslooNamibian supermodel
  • Bee VangAmerican actor
  • Bee YangHmong,American singer and father of writer Kao Kalia Yang
  • Katherine "Bee" Shaffer (b. 1987)daughter of Vogue editor Anna Wintour
  • Bianca "Bee"of HeyImBee Youtube gaming channel
  • Bee Williamsondaughter of musician Harry Williamson
  • Samantha BeeCanadian,American comedienne and TV personality

Bee in Pop Culture

  • Beatrice "Aunt Bee" Taylorcharacter on "The Andy Griffith Show"
  • Arabella Beatrice "Bee" Hemmingmain character in "Sister" by Rosamund Lupton
  • Bee Branchfrom "Where'd You Go, Bernadette?" a novel by Maria Semple
  • Beemain character in "Bee and Puppycat," animated web series
  • Beemain character in 'Beholding Bee" by Kimberly Fusco
  • Beecharacter in "The Babysitter"
  • Mary Bee Cuddymain character in film "The Homesman"
  • Burt's BeesAmerican natural personal care company
  • Bumblebee "Bee"a male Autobot in the Transformers franchise

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