Bernard

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic Bernhard, ber(n) "bear" + hard "brave, strong". Popularized by medieval European saints.

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Bernard

  1. A male given name.
    • 1992 Thomas Keneally, Woman of the Inner Sea, Plume (1994), ISBN 0452271770, pages 18-19:
      A similar arrangement was made for her son Bernard, named in honor of the great Carthusian mystic (at least, that is what Jim Gaffney would softly tell Mrs. Kozinski) and of Bernie Astor, the publicist.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

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Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Bernard m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Bernard.

French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bernard m

  1. A male given name, cognate to English Bernard.
  2. A patronymic surname​.