Bernhard: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Bernhard

Bernhard

Pronunciation: n/a

Origin of the name Bernard:

Derived from the Old High German Berinhard (bold as a bear), a compound name composed of the elements bern (bear) and hard (bold, hearty, brave, strong). Var: Barnard, Berend, Berinhard, Bernard, Bernardyn, Bernd, Bern, Bernon, Bernot.

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Bernard, Benno

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