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Given Name BERARD
GENDER: Masculine
Meaning & History
Variant of BERNARD using the related root bera "bear" as the first element. This was the name of a 13th-century saint who was martyred in Morocco.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Beñat (Basque), Bernat (Catalan), Bernard (Croatian), Bernard (Czech), Bernhard, Bernt (Danish), Bernard, Bernhard, Barend, Ben (Dutch), Bernard, Barney, Bernie, Berny (English), Bernard (French), Bent (Frisian), Bernhard, Benno, Bernd (German), Bernát (Hungarian), Berardo, Bernardo, Bernardino, Dino (Italian), Bernhard, Bernt (Norwegian), Bernard (Polish), Bernardo, Bernardino (Portuguese), Bernard (Slovene), Bernardo, Bernardino (Spanish), Bernhard, Bernt (Swedish)
Sources and References
  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 262