[ 2 syll. bar-bel, ba-rb-el ] The baby girl name Barbel is pronounced as BAA-RBehL †. Barbel is of Latin origin. It is used mainly in English and German. Barbel is a variant form of Barbara.
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Barbel is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Among the family of girl names directly related to Barbel, Barbara was the most commonly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Barbel include the Gaelic and Scottish Barabal and the Hungarian Borbála.
† Pronunciation for Barbel: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"