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Gender: Male Meaning of Barber: "beard" Origin of Barber: French occupational name

The name Barber is a boy's name of French origin meaning "beard". Barber and is often added to lists like Occupational Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #69 (w/ occupations)".

From the experts:

This name's all-male occupational roots help it break the Barbara bonds, but still not the most inspiring surname choice.

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Famous People Named Barber

Walter Lanier "Red" Barber, American sportscaster
Tiki Barber, American football player

Pop Culture References for the name Barber

A barber is someone who cuts hair.

Barbar, Barbour