Gender Masculine
Usage German
Pronounced Pron. BEH-no
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Meaning & History

Short form of German names containing the element bern "bear".

Related Names

VariantBernd
Other Languages & CulturesBerard, Berinhard, Bernard, Bernhard(Ancient Germanic) Beñat(Basque) Bernat(Catalan) Bernard(Croatian) Bernard(Czech) Bernhard, Bernt(Danish) Bernard, Bernhard, Barend, Ben, Berend(Dutch) Bernard, Barney, Bernie, Berny(English) Bernard(French) Bent(Frisian) Bernát(Hungarian) Berardo, Bernardo, Bernardino(Italian) Bernhard, Bernt(Norwegian) Bernard(Polish) Bernardo, Bernardino(Portuguese) Bernard(Slovene) Bernardo, Bernardino(Spanish) Bernhard, Bernt(Swedish)

People think this name is

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Name Days

Estonia: August 20
Germany: June 16
Latvia: June 15

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Entry updated February 28, 2019