Meaning and Origin of: Babic

Family name origins & meanings

  • Serbian and Croatian (Babić); Slovenian, Czech, and Slovak (all Babič) : metronymic or a nickname frombaba ‘(old) woman’, ‘grandmother’, denoting a descendant of an older woman, or a child raised by a grandmother.
  • With a long rising accent, this is a Bosnian name from Turkishbabo ‘grandfather’.