Name Ernest

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ernest

Ernest is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Ernest

Ernest derived from the Old High German name Ernst.

Meaning of Ernest

Ernest means “serious” (from Old Germanic “ernust” = seriousness, determinedness).

Pronunciation of Ernest

Ernest in the categories

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Name Statistic: Ernest is ranked #3997 overall ↓ -92

  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1772 ↑↑ 853
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2011 ↓ -70
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 2157 ↓↓ -173
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3102 ↓↓ -355
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 3266 ↓↓ -192
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3286 ↓↓ -387
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3328 ↓↓ -351
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3775 ↑↑ 238
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4140 ↑ 94
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 4258 ↓↓ -174
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 4379 ↑ 79
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4391 ↓↓ -754
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 4851 ↓ -58
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4875 ↓ -37
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 6472 ↓ -31
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 6528 ↓↓ -1062
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6778 ↓↓ -168
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7878 ↓↓ -608
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 13690 ↓↓ -377


Name Ernest

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