Bernie Name Meaning and Origin

Bernie is a Boy and Girl name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic’ origin. The baby name Bernie means “As Strong As A Bear”.


Bernie Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic”



Bernie is a Boy and Girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “BUR + nee”


Bernie Name Meaning:

Bernie is a diminutive of Bernard, Bernarda, Bernadette or Bernice. Bernarda originates in Germanic languages and means “as strong as a bear”. Nowadays, it is much more popular in its different variants, one of them being Bernadette. It is a feminine form of Bernard.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Berni, Berny


Famous people with this name:

Bernie Mac – comedian, actor

Bernie Sanders – politician




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