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Barcelona slogan or motto Popular

FC Barcelona football club slogan or motto. What is Barcelona's slogan or motto? The slogan of FC Barcelona football club is the famous 'Més que un club'  which is in the Catalan language and means 'More than a club.'

The club is often called Barça which only refers to FC Barcelona football club, not to the city of Barcelona. It's a common mistake and many visitors say Barça about Barcelona.

Barcelona city slogan or motto

In 2012 the city slogan used in branding Barcelona tourism for visitors and residents was 'Barcelona es mucho más!' which means'Barcelona is much more!'

Previously the city of Barcelona has used the slogans 'Barcelona es Teva!' which is Catalan and means' Barcelona belongs to you!'  

Barcelona has many nicknames for the city. Locals often call the city 'Barna' as an abbreviation of BARceloNA.

Another common abbreviation mostly used in marketing is 'BCN', which is also the IATA airport code for Barcelona-El Prat Airport.

The city is also referred to as the Ciutat Comtal in Catalan - Ciudad Condal in Spanish, which means City of Counts. This nickname comes from its history as the seat of the Count of Barcelona.

In Roman times Barcelona was called Barcino.

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