Barrett - A very unique male name
Barrett, meaning bear strength, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1932 on position #1559. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Barrett and more.
With that position 1 in 2,140 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Barrett peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 375.
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Barrett is currently topping the charts in...Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Barrett is currently topping the baby name charts in Nebraska at position #120 - and is the least popular in New York at position #939.
Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Barrett is where you live.
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Barrett origin and meaningBarrett is a 7 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means bear strength. To see famous people named Barrett, pop culture references for the name Barrett and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.
Similar to Barrett
We've found the following names that sound similar to Barrett, sorted by popularity.Brett / Brad / Brady / Brody / Bret / Bert / Bart / Buford / Brodie / Burt /
Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better
understanding of how popular or unique this name is.
With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.
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These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.