Barry Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \bare-ee\
Number in U.S 👶 181,000
Rate in 2021 2872
Numerology 🔢 10
Name origin 🌍 Irish

Barry Name Origin and History

Additional description of the name Barry
Additional description of the name Barry
"Barry" is a popular name for boys that has Irish origin. Meaning of the name Barry is: "Fair-Haired".

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04/16/2023 20:19:38

"People misspell the name (Barrie,Berry etc) and also pronounce it like 'Berry' " OMG you are so right! Its been really annoying all my life! Oh dont let anyone tell you its an Irish name. Its a WELSH-Norman name that was taking to Irleand during the Anglo-Norman invasions.

04/12/2023 13:27:58

I named my son Barry and i love the is n't common but yet cute as a babys name and also as a grown man.

02/17/2023 12:49:42

People misspell the name (Barrie,Berry etc) and also pronounce it like "Berry"

12/22/2022 22:10:48

My Dads name is Barry,when we were little he told us it was short for Dingleberry.

11/12/2022 11:10:16

2019 names my son Barry after his grandad and great grandad

11/05/2022 16:21:24

I LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVE this name for a guy (pronounced as "berry")im gonna have a son just to name him barry.

10/27/2022 18:06:42

I love my name--It's n't mundane, nor is it "out there." There's a uniqueness to it, because rarely do I'meet an'ther one with the name, but It's still well known. I HATE it when people spell it "Berry" though.

10/13/2022 00:51:26

I'met a wonderful guy names Barry, but I don't care for how the name'sounds

10/11/2022 09:10:56

Barryoke, Just like karaoke but sung by people called Barry!!

05/25/2022 20:42:18

Im Australian and i love it, Most people call me Baz or Bazza.. Its an iconic name here

02/13/2022 07:08:42

I love This name, I'm having a boy and am trying to convinced my husband to let us use it! We would pronounce it (apparently the wrong way?) like Berry. I think It's perfect for all ages?i can see him as a baby, young boy, teenager and adult w the name flowing perfectly through each phase. It's one of those older names that is almost hipster because It's n't used anymore

02/09/2022 01:34:48

It's a shame no one names their children'this anymore. I'm one of the'slightly later Barrys (2003) and It's a shame the next generation will all be "Aidens". As you can see the name Barry was VERY popular from the 1930s-1982s.

11/24/2021 21:24:36

Barry is of Irish origin. I am Irish and the proper pronounciation is like "Bar-ray" n't "Berry" or "Bao-ri"

10/25/2021 17:38:42

my name is barry its a unique name i am 20 i hardly find someone with the name

09/01/2021 07:56:24

people bullied my son at schooled because of this name and he hates it. he is 38 now.

08/06/2021 16:08:42

My name is Barry. When I started primary school, I wrote my name on my exercise book, but the teacher changed the'spelling to Barrie. After weeks of argument with the teacher, my mum had to go to the'school to sort it out! This happened at the'start of every new year. Annoying to be told you don't even know how to spell your own name. I also have/had a problem with pronouncing Rs so n't an ideal name for me. Finally, on'the phone it gets mis-heard as Danny on a regular basis. Whilst I don't hate the name, I wish I'd been called something different.


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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Barry?
The origin of the name Barry is Irish.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Barry?
*️⃣ How many people are named Barry?
Almost 181000 people are named Barry.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Barry?
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