[ 2 syll. be-be, beb-e ] The baby girl name Bebe is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced BIYBiy †. Bebe is of English, Latin, and Spanish origin. It is used mainly in English and Spanish. From Spanish roots, its meaning is 'baby' - in this context, Bebe can be used in the English language.
In addition, Bebe is a form of the English Baby.
Bebe is also an English and Spanish familiar form of Barbara.
Bebe is also a familiar form of the English, French, German, and Italian Beatrice.
Bebe is also an English and Spanish familiar form of Beatrix.
Another variant of the name is the familiar form Babee.
See also the related category spanish.
Bebe is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1932, 0.005% of baby girls were named Bebe. It was #900 in rank then. The baby name has seen a drop in frequency since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Within the family of girl names directly related to Bebe, Beatrice was the most popular in 2016. Bebe has in the last century been primarily given to baby girls.
† Pronunciation for Bebe: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Bebe is Actress, Bebe Neuwirth, born Beatrice Neuwirth December 31, 1958, Princeton, New Jersey.