Name Bear

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Bear

Bear is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Bear

Bear is a rare English name of Germanic origin.

Meaning of Bear

Bear means “the brown one” and refers to the animal “bear”. The word itself derived from Germanic “beran” and developed from Frisian “bāraus”, Old High German “bero” and Old English “bera” to Middle English “beare/beore”.

Pronunciation of Bear

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Name Statistic: Bear is ranked #7644 overall ↑↑ 137

  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 1648 ↑↑ 414
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1741 ↓↓ -558
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2657 ↓↓ -165
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 2826 ↑↑ 9895
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 4445 ↑↑ 595
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5182 ↓↓ -1162
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 6754 ↑↑ 1106
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 7219 ↑↑ 998
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 8270 ↓↓ -4269
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 8745 ↑↑ 460
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 9291 ↓↓ -412
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 9626 ↑↑ 3941
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 9895 ↓↓ -602
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 11556 ↓↓ -148
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 12043 ↓↓ -2058
  • 🇫🇷 France: 12104 ↑↑ 791
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 12136 ↓↓ -155
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 13032 ↓↓ -361
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 13695 ↓↓ -9362

Bear in the Top 50 Names

Name Bear

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