Barbro Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Barbara:
Latin name derived from barbarus (foreign, strange), a term applied to non-Romans or those deemed to be uncivilized. Var: Barbra. Short: Barb. Pet: Babs, Barbi, Barbie.
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Mainly used in Scandinavia, although its origin is Greek.
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Barbro Alving, Swedish journalist and writer
Barbro Feltzing, Swedish politician
Barbro Hietala Nordlund (born 1946), Swedish politician
Barbro Hiort af Ornäs, a Swedish film actress
Barbro Holmberg, Swedish politician
Barbro Kollberg, Swedish film actress
Barbro Lönnkvist, Swedish orienteering competitor
Barbro Lindgren, Swedish children book writer
Barbro Martinsson, former Swedish cross country skier
Barbro Oborg, Swedish actress
Barbro Osher, the Swedish Consul General
Barbro Owens-Kirkpatrick, American diplomat
Barbro Westerholm, Swedish politician
Barbro-Lill Hætta-Jacobsen, Norwegian politician
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