Barrett may be a classic as an Anglo-Irish last name, but it’s gaining ground on first-name lists as a strong first name for baby boys. It’s a well-traveled name thanks to Gaelic, German and French roots. Spelling options include the simpler Barret or Barett. In Old English, baret means “a spirited discussion”, which is what this name might inspire if you choose it for your little boy!
Rank in the year 2015
Barrett was ranked #589 in the most popular American names of 2015.
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