Gender Masculine

Meaning & History

Old German name derived from the elements bern "bear" and ger "spear". This was the name of two medieval kings of Italy and a Holy Roman emperor.

Related Names

Rootsbern + gair/ger
Feminine FormBerengaria
Other Languages & CulturesBerenguer(Catalan) Bérenger(French)
User SubmissionBerengár


Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 268.
Entry updated December 7, 2022