BEN (2)
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Dutch
PRONOUNCED: BEN   [key]
Meaning & History
Short form of BERNHARD and other Germanic names beginning with the element bern meaning "bear".
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Berinhard, Bernard, Bernhard (Ancient Germanic), Beñat (Basque), Bernat (Catalan), Bernard (Croatian), Bernhard, Bernt (Danish), Bernard, Barney, Bernie, Berny (English), Bernard (French), Bent (Frisian), Bernhard, Bernd (German), Bernát (Hungarian), Bernardo, Bernardino (Italian), Bernhard, Bernt (Norwegian), Bernard (Polish), Bernardo, Bernardino (Portuguese), Bernard (Slovene), Bernardo, Bernardino (Spanish), Bernhard, Bernt (Swedish)
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BEN (1)
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