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, 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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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Bernard, from Germanic.

Proper noun[edit]

Bernard

  1. a male given name

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:Bernard.


Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Bernard m

  1. A male given name, cognate to Bernard.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɛʁ.naʁ/
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Bernard m

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

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

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Bernard m pers

  1. A male given name, cognate to Bernard.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Bernard in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Bernard m (genitive Bernarda, nominative plural Bernardovia) declension pattern chlap

  1. A male given name.

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Further reading[edit]

  • Bernard in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk