Barrie - Meaning of Barrie
[ 2 syll. bar-rie, ba-rr-ie ] The baby girl name Barrie is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced BEHR-iy- †. Barrie is of Celtic origin and it is used mainly in English. The meaning of Barrie is 'fair headed; spear; mound,dune; son of Harry'. It is derived from fionn meaning 'white, fair' ; barr 'head' ; bearach 'spear' ; bar 'mound, dune' ; ap Harry 'son of Harry'. Barrie is the feminine version of the English and Irish Barry.
Barrie has 14 forms. Forms of the name include Barea, Baree, Barey, Barri, Barria, Barriah, Barrya, Barryah, Barya, Baryah, Berri, Berrie, and Berry. Another English form is the spelling variant Bari.
Barrie is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Barrie has in the last century been primarily given to boys.
† Pronunciation for Barrie: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"