Meaning:"little one, infant"
Description:Born George Herman Ruth Jr, baseball legend Babe Ruth was so nicknamed because of his youthful looks and because he was a raw talent and favorite of his first club owner Jack Dunn of the Baltimore Orioles. Babe was a common nickname in baseball at the time, given also to Babe Adams, who appeared younger than his age.
Origin:Word name or diminutive of Barbara
Description:You can call your baby "babe," but don't name her that.