Boy Names baby nameBarnaby

What does the name Barnaby mean?

The different meanings of the name Barnaby are:
  • American meaning: Son of comfort
  • English meaning: Derivative:  Form of Barnard or Barnabas
  • Hebrew meaning: Son of prophecy
The meaning of the name “Barnaby” is different in several languages, countries and cultures and has more than one possibly same or different meanings available.

Additional information: Famous bearer: Barnaby Rudge, a character in 19th century Charles Dickens' novel Barnaby Rudge.