♂ Name Barney – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Barney

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Barney is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Barney

Barny is a diminutive of the names Bernhard, Bernard, Barnard, Barnaby and Barnabas.

Meaning of Barney

Barny means “brave like a bear” (from Bernhard) and “son of encouragement”, “son of the prophet” (from Barnabas).

Pronunciation of Barney

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