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

The name Varvara is a girl's name of Russian origin. Varvara and is often added to lists like Russian Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like ""Down the Rabbit Hole": The Game of Bad Names".

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

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Famous People Named Varvara

Varvara Stepanova, Russian avant-garde artist
Varvara Lepchenko, American tennis player
Varvara Vasilyevna Panina, Russian contralto
Varvara Alexandrovna Bakhmeteva, Russian noblewoman and muse of Romantic poet Mikhail Lermontov
Varvara Adrianovna Gaigerova, Russian composer

Pop Culture References for the name Varvara

Varvara "Varenka" Stahl, character in Leo Tolstoy's "Anna Karenina"

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

Varvara's International Variations

Várvera, Várvara (Spanish)