Gender: Female Origin of Varvara: Russian, Greek, and Czech variation of Barbara Meaning of Barbara: Latin, "foreign woman"

Varvara Origin and Meaning

The name Varvara is a girl's name of Russian origin.

An interesting and appealingly exotic spin on Barbara, with a lot of charm and energy.

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Pop Culture References for the name Varvara

Vavka, Varya, Varka, Vara, Varina, Vava, Varenka, Vavra, Varinka

Varvara's International Variations

Várvera, Várvara (Spanish)


JHelisent Says:


Much softer than Barbara.

danirose01 Says:



paulapuddephatt Says:


I almost liked the Zarzara one, but then, it kind of sounds as if it should just be Zara. 😃

beachbear Says:


But Jarjara, Karkara, or Zarzara could be the next big thing!

paulapuddephatt Says:


Ha, ha 😁

paulapuddephatt Says:


This name is so cool. I tried out every other possible letter to find out if any others worked. Literally, every one is awful, other than this and Barbara. 😀

beachbear Says:


It's like...Barbara was bitten by a vampire, and then she married Voldemort, and now her name is Varvara.

Eva Thyssen Says:


Stick with the beautiful, classic original. Just Barbara. Not Varvara or Barbra.

Zelliew Says:


BARBARA is much better

raevynstar Says:


I'm sorry, but I cannot stand this name.