Barbarossa, a name meaning "red beard" in Italian, might refer to:


Fictional characters

  • Barbarossa Rugner, a character in the 1995 Suikoden PlayStation role-playing game
  • Barbarossa, pirate and protagonist in the 1953 film Raiders of the Seven Seas
  • Barbarossa (Vilhelm Jayther), a Titan in the Dune Legends prequel books
  • Hayreddin Barbarossa, a pirate captain in the Nintendo 3DS game Bravely Default.
  • Barbarossa, a character in the book Thief Lord

Military operation

  • Operation Barbarossa, the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union in World War II, commencing 22 June 1941



  • Barbarossa class ocean liner, a class of ten German ocean liners built between 1896 and 1902
  • SMS Kaiser Barbarossa, a German pre-dreadnought battleship launched in 1900
  • Barbaros Hayreddin, an Ottoman battleship of World War I
  • The Barbaroosa, A fictional pirate ship bearing a Letter of Marque, captained by Kenjo Kurihara from Miniskirt Pirates light novel series by Yūichi Sasamoto and corresponding anime Bodacious Space Pirates.
  • RV Barbaros Hayreddin Paşa, a Turkish seismographic research/survey vessel owned and operated by the Turkish Petroleum Corp. (TPAO).