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  1. barbara(Noun)

    A syllogism in which all three propositions are of the form "All X are Y" or "X is a Y".

    Etymology: Name of a legendary saint, Barbara, feminine form of barbarus, from βάρβαρος. Compare Sanskrit बर्बर.

  2. Barbara(ProperNoun)

    A female given name from Latin.

    Etymology: From Latin Barbara (name of a legendary saint), feminine form of barbarus, from Ancient Greek βάρβαρος ( bárbaros , " strange, foreign") . Compare Sanskrit बर्बर ( barbara , " barbarian") .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Barbara(noun)

    the first word in certain mnemonic lines which represent the various forms of the syllogism. It indicates a syllogism whose three propositions are universal affirmatives

Freebase

  1. Barbara

    Barbara is a British sitcom starring Gwen Taylor in the title role. A pilot aired in 1995, and three series then aired from 1999 to 2003. It was made by Central Television, and filmed at their Lenton Lane studios in Nottingham in front of a live studio audience. The majority of location scenes for the series were filmed in various suburbs of Nottingham, including Mapperley and West Bridgford, with other scenes filmed around Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Despite winning awards and respectable viewing figures, it was axed by ITV in 2003.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Barbara' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3354

How to pronounce Barbara?

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How to say Barbara in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Barbara in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Barbara in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Barbara in a Sentence

  1. Megyn Kelly:

    Barbara Walters has retired, oprah has moved to the OWN network and is doing a different thing now. So why not me ?

  2. Barbara Parker:

    After Newtown, after Aurora, after Gabby Giffords was shot -- Barbara Parker think, something is gon na get done. This time, the circumstances of this tragedy, they are different. there are people out there whose minds Barbara Parker will never change.

  3. Meghan Markle .:

    From my standpoint, its not new to see this undercurrent of racism and certainly unconscious bias, but I think to see the changes that are being made right now is really its something I look forward to being a part of, and being part of using my voice in a way that I havent been able to of late. So, yeah, its good to be home. Meghan Markle . AND PRINCE Prince Harry RELOCATE TO NEW HOME After announcing in March they would be stepping back as senior members of Prince Harry andMarkle relocatedto Canada, Prince Prince Harry andMarkle relocatedto Canada then to California with their one-year-old son Archie. They haverecently moved intoa placein Santa Barbara, a representativefor the couple previously confirmed to Fox News. Meghan Markle ., Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex completed their royal duties in March 2020. ( Chris Jackson/Getty Images).

  4. Barbara Shipley:

    Barbara Shipley, from the International Trade Workers Union, said. ' The men have been reportedly floating in the harbor for over a month after an asphalt delivery. They’re hungry. They’re tired. They’re dirty. They want to get paid and they want to go home. They want to see their families. Their families are all very concerned, i’ve been told they’re fishing off the side of the vessel.

  5. Umberto Eco:

    The postmodern reply to the modern consists of recognizing that the past, since it cannot really be destroyed, because its destruction leads to silence, must be revisited: but with irony, not innocently. I think of the postmodern attitude as that of a man who loves a very cultivated woman and knows he cannot say to her, I love you madly, because he knows that she knows (and that she knows that he knows) that these words have already been written by Barbara Cartland. Still, there is a solution. He can say, As Barbara Cartland would put it, I love you madly.

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