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Gender: Male Meaning of Barnett: "place cleared by burning" Origin of Barnett: English

The name Barnett is a boy's name of English origin meaning "place cleared by burning". Barnett and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #29 (with occupations)".

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Has some creative credibility via abstract painter Barnett Newman, but we'd prefer his nickname, Barney.

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Famous People Named Barnett

Barnett "Barney" Frank, U.S. Congressman from Massachusetts
Barnett Newman, American painter
Barnett Janner, Baron Janner, Lithuanian-British MP
Barnett Stross, Polish-British physician and MP
Barnett Jerome "Barney" Danson, Canadian cabinet minister

Pop Culture References for the name Barnett

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