Back to Back
Naming Your Baby Has Never Been This Fun
  1. Pick 5 favorite names for your BellyBallot
  2. Invite friends & family to vote. More votes = cool prizes!
  3. Announce your final choice on Facebook & Twitter!
Get Started
xForbes
Origin/Usage
Gaelic, Scottish
Pronunciation
FORBS
Meaning
From a field
More info about the name "Forbes"
More Info

Forbes originates in Gaelic languages and means "from a field". Initially, it was used as a surname and as a surname it functions until today. It was derived from the name of a place in Scotland. This was the name of several clans in Scotland and the US, one of them being the publishers of the famous Forbes magazine.

add a name
We don't know of any famous people with this name
Do you like the name Forbes?
Discussion on the name Forbes