Barbier Family History
Barbier Name Meaning
French: occupational name for a barber-surgeon (see Barber ) Old French barbier (from Late Latin barbarius a derivative of barba ‘beard’). Compare Barbe and Barbee . German: occupational name for a barber from Middle High German barbierer or an occupational name for an armorer from barbier(e) ‘metal visor (to protect the face)’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022