[ 2 syll. bar-ret-te, ba-rre-tte ] The baby boy name Barrette is also used as a girl name. Its pronunciation is BerEHT †. Barrette is used chiefly in the English language, and its origin is Middle English and Old French. From Old French roots, its meaning is cap.
In addition, Barrette is a variant of the name Barrett (English).
Barrette is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of boy names directly linked to Barrette, Barrett was the most popular in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Barrette include Baiyard, Barat, Bardhi, Bardo, Bardoe, Bardot, Bardou, Bardy, Baret, Barett, Barette, Barit, Barrat, Barratt, Barret, Barrett, Barritt, Barta, Bartho, and Bartie.
† Pronunciation for Barrette: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"