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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Barabara

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Possibly from Arabic بَرّ (barr, “land, earth”).

  1. road (strip of land made suitable for travel)
    maisha ni ndefu
    life is a long

Fun Facts about the name Barabara

  • How Popular is the name Barabara? Barabara is the 28,234th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Barabara have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 181 babies born with the first name Barabara in the United States. That's more than enough people named Barabara to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Barabara? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1934 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Barabara first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Barabara is Wednesday, November 7th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Barabara born? The highest recorded use of the first name Barabara was in 1949 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Barabara: Your name in reverse order is Arabarab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aaaarrbb. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Barabara born Jun 11, 1997

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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