Bebe Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Beatrice:
Derived from the Latin beatrix (she who makes happy, she who brings happiness), which is from beātus (happy, blessed).
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Can be a nickname for Beatrice, Beatrix, or Barbara
Bibi is a variant (nickname for Bibiana)
Pronunciation - beebee/baybay
- Personal experiences with the name Bebe
We have a New England ancestor, Bebe Carpenter, whose name was passed down to several descendants. We have not been able to trace where the name came from. Most of her siblings and children had names from the Bible, so maybe this is a short form of some Old Testament name. Her husband was named Bezaleel!
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"Baby," French and Spanish
- Famous real-life people named Bebe
Bebe (Beatrice) Neuwirth, actress
Bebe Daniels, actress
Bebe Buell, rock groupie and mother of actress Liv Tyler
Bebe Zahara Benet, RuPaul's Drag Race Season 1 winner
Bebe Rexha, American singer
- Bebe in song, story & screen
Bebe Stevens- character in South Park