Bernardo Name Meaning & Origin

Bernardo

Pronunciation: behr-NAHR-doh (key)

Origin of the name Bernardo:

From the Old High German Berinhard (strong as a bear), a compound name composed from the elements bern (bear) and hard (hearty, strong, brave).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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My brother's name is Bernardo, and his middle name is Nicholas. He is a very tough guy! He gets easily irritated, and it's really hard to make him laugh, but he can be soft at sometimes. Only when it comes to his girlfriend and babies.

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Bernie, Bernard, Nardo

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Bernardo Guimaraes, Brazilian, wrote the 1870s novel "Isaura The Slave Girl"

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Bernardo,Sharks leader in West Side Story

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