Given Name BERNIE

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: BUR-nee  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of BERNARD, BERNADETTE, BERNICE, and other names beginning with Bern.
VARIANTS: Barney, Bernetta, Berny, Bunny
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Berard, Berinhard, Bernard, Bernhard (Ancient Germanic), Berenice, Berenike, Pherenike (Ancient Greek), Beñat (Basque), Bernice (Biblical), Bernike (Biblical Greek), Bernice (Biblical Latin), Veronika (Bulgarian), Bernat (Catalan), Bernard, Bernarda, Veronika, Dino (Croatian), Bernard, Veronika (Czech), Bernhard, Veronika, Bernt (Danish), Bernard, Bernhard, Barend, Ben (Dutch), Bérénice, Bernadette, Bernard, Véronique, Bernardine (French), Bernhard, Veronika, Benno, Bernd (German), Bernadett, Bernát, Veronika (Hungarian), Berardo, Berenice, Bernardo, Veronica, Bernardino, Dino (Italian), Veronica (Late Roman), Veronika (Latvian), Veronika (Lithuanian), Veronika (Macedonian), Bernhard, Veronika, Bernt (Norwegian), Bernard, Weronika (Polish), Bernardo, Verônica, Bernardino (Portuguese), Veronica (Romanian), Veronika (Russian), Veronika (Slovak), Bernard, Bernarda, Veronika (Slovene), Weronika (Sorbian), Bernarda, Bernardo, Verónica, Bernardino (Spanish), Bernhard, Veronika, Bernt (Swedish), Veronika (Ukrainian)


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Entry updated July 27, 2010