Wiebe - Meaning of Wiebe
[ 2 syll. w-ie-be, wi-ebe ] The baby boy name Wiebe is pronounced in Dutch as WIY-Bah or in Dutch and German as VIY-Bah †. Wiebe is used predominantly in the Dutch, Frisian, and German languages, and its origin is Germanic. The name evolved as a medieval short or pet form of other names with the first element 'wig' (meaning fighter, warrior). The name Wiebke (Dutch, Frisian, and German) is the female version of Wiebe.
See also the related form, Wigbert (German).
Wiebe is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Wiebe: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; V as in "vow (V.AW)"