Given Name BERNADETTE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French, English
PRONOUNCED: BER-NA-DET (French)  [details]

Meaning & History

French feminine form of BERNARD. Saint Bernadette was a young woman from Lourdes in France who claimed to have seen visions of the Virgin Mary.
DIMINUTIVES: Bernie, Berny (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Bernarda (Croatian), Bernadett (Hungarian), Bernardetta, Bernardina (Italian), Bernarda (Slovene), Bernarda, Bernardita (Spanish)

Categories

Catholic saints, currently out of the US top 1000, saints
Entry updated July 2, 2017