A diminutive of Bertram, Bertrand, Albert, and other names ending in bert. Noble, bright. Variant of Bert, meaning industrious.
Determination, strength. A nickname for William. Often combined with other names Billie-Jean and Billie Jo.
Variant of Bobby. Diminutive of Barbara: From the Greek barbaros meaning foreign or strange, traveler from a foreign land. In Catholic custom St. Barbara is a protectress against fire and lightning.
Pet form of Roberta, Robert, or Barbara. Abbreviated form of Robert.
Brave, strong in conflict.
Form of Brendan. Little raven.
Form of Brittania. From Britain, British.