Given Name BERNHARD

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BERN-hart (German)   [details]

Meaning & History

German, Dutch and Scandinavian form of BERNARD.

Categories

Dutch royal family
VARIANTS: Barend (Dutch), Berard, Berinhard, Bernard (Ancient Germanic)
DIMINUTIVES: Benno, Bernd (German), Ben (Dutch), Bernt (Swedish), Bernt (Norwegian), Bernt (Danish)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Beñat (Basque), Bernat (Catalan), Bernard, Dino (Croatian), Bernard (Czech), Bernard, Barney, Bernie, Berny (English), Bernard (French), Bent (Frisian), Bernát (Hungarian), Berardo, Bernardo, Bernardino, Dino (Italian), Bernard (Polish), Bernardo, Bernardino (Portuguese), Bernard (Slovene), Bernardo, Bernardino (Spanish)
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Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 269