BERNICE
GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: bər-NEES (English)   [key]
Meaning & History
Contracted form of BERENICE. It occurs briefly in Acts in the New Testament belonging to a sister of King Herod Agrippa II.
Related Names
VARIANT: Berniece (English)
DIMINUTIVES: Bernetta, Bernie, Berny, Bunny (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Berenice, Berenike, Pherenike (Ancient Greek), Bernike (Biblical Greek), Veronika (Bulgarian), Veronika (Croatian), Veronika (Czech), Veronika (Danish), Véronique (French), Veronika (German), Veronika (Hungarian), Berenice, Veronica (Italian), Veronica (Late Roman), Veronika (Latvian), Veronika (Lithuanian), Veronika (Macedonian), Veronika (Norwegian), Weronika, Wera (Polish), Verônica (Portuguese), Veronica (Romanian), Veronika, Nika (Russian), Veronika (Slovak), Veronika (Slovene), Weronika (Sorbian), Verónica (Spanish), Veronika (Swedish)
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