What does barista mean?

barista meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"bartender in a coffee store," as a purely English term in use by 1992, from Italian, where it is known to derive in the end from English bar (n.2), as lent into Italian. Your message is of common sex that can be applied with equal precision to gents and ladies (it is said your typical barista in Italy is a guy).

barista - German to English

barista [Italian: bartender in a coffee store]