Given Name BARNEY

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: BAHR-nee  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of BARNABAS, BERNARD or BARNABY.
VARIANTS: Bernie, Berny
FEMININE FORM: Bernadine
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Berard, Berinhard, Bernard, Bernhard (Ancient Germanic), Beñat (Basque), Barnabas (Biblical), Barnabas (Biblical Greek), Barnabas (Biblical Latin), Bernat (Catalan), Bernard, Dino (Croatian), Bernard (Czech), Bernhard, Bernt (Danish), Bernard, Bernhard, Barend, Ben (Dutch), Barnabé, Bernard (French), Bernhard, Barnabas, Benno, Bernd (German), Barnabás, Bernát, Barna (Hungarian), Berardo, Bernardo, Bernardino, Dino (Italian), Bernhard, Bernt (Norwegian), Bernard (Polish), Bernardo, Bernardino (Portuguese), Varnava (Russian), Bernard (Slovene), Bernardo, Bernardino (Spanish), Bernhard, Bernt (Swedish)

Categories

Charles Dickens characters, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, House of Cards US characters, Mahoutsukai no Yome characters, Married with Children characters, Philip K Dick characters, Simpsons characters, television, Y vowels
Entry updated July 28, 2009