Gender: Male Pronunciation: bar-BOW (rhymes with so) Meaning of Barbeau: "fisherman" Origin of Barbeau: French occupational name

Barbeau Origin and Meaning

The name Barbeau is a boy's name of French origin meaning "fisherman".

How to spruce up Fisher or Beau? This French surname-name might be an option for a parent unafraid of the exotic. The names derives from Barbel, a type of fish, which is how it became a surname for some fisherman.

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Bahamut Says:


Not me. Just when it screams my surname to me.

Devils_Daughter Says:


Am I the only one who read this as Barbecue?