Name Bernhard Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Bernhard


Bernhard is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Bernhard

Bernhard is a name of Old High German origin. It is a German, Scandinavian and Dutch form of the name Bernard.

What is the meaning of the name Bernhard?

Bernhard means “brave like a bear” or “strong bear” (from ancient Germanic “bero” = bear + “harti” = hardy/brave).

Pronunciation of Bernhard

Variants of the name Bernhard


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Popularity of the name Bernhard

The name Bernhard is ranked #7295 overall.

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