Gender Masculine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. UR-nist

Meaning & History

Variant of Ernest influenced by the spelling of the English word earnest.

Related Names

DiminutivesErn, Ernie
Other Languages & CulturesErnust(Ancient Germanic) Ernest(Catalan) Arnošt(Czech) Ernst(Danish) Ernst(Dutch) Erno(Finnish) Ernest(French) Ernst(German) Ernő(Hungarian) Ernesto(Italian) Ernestas(Lithuanian) Ernst(Norwegian) Ernest(Polish) Ernesto(Portuguese) Ernest(Slovak) Ernest(Slovene) Arnošt(Sorbian) Ernesto(Spanish) Ernst(Swedish)


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   wholesome   nerdy  


Entry updated January 22, 2019