Is of Greek and Aramaic origin, and its meaning is "son of consolation." Greek form of an Aramaic name. Biblical: Barnabas was a first-century missionary companion of Paul and uncle of the gospel writer Mark.
Variations of Barnabas are:
Barna, Barnaba, Barnabé, Barnabee, Barnabey, Barnabie, Barnabus, Barnaby, Barnebas, Barnebus, Barney, Barni, Barnie, Barny, Bernabé, Bernabe and Burnaby.