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Popularity Over Time: How Many Girls Have Been Named Barb
This chart illustrates how many Girls were named Barb in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the girl's name Barb:
Records indicate that 3,258 girls in the United States have been named Barb since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1960, when 493 people in the U.S. were given the name Barb. Those people are now 60 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Barb
Based on the comments submitted below
1 Positive Comment
"Most people pronounce it correctly unless they have an heavy accent, then they have to say Barbara or it comes out sounding look Bob. I've meet few Barb's and those I have met are over 40." Feb. 7, 2006:
2 Negative Comments
"because they are very wiery hehehe im so pathetic :D!" Dec. 17, 2007:
"I know a Barb. She's a nasty girl that hurt my baby boy once. Todd will never be the same!" Jul. 25, 2007:
1 Neutral Comment
"it's a great adult name but not so great with kids who make fun of it ie. ba-ba-ba barbara ann --- I loathed that song" Apr. 7, 2006:
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