Bern

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Short form of German names beginning with Bern-

Old High German bero = 'bear', see BJÖRN [1]

Brown Bear us fish.jpg
Bear
Image by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service,[2]
licensed as public domain

Related Names

Bern
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Berna
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Berne
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Finish Swedish
Berni
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Danish Icelandic Swedish
Bernie
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Danish Swedish
Berno
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Berny
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Swedish
Päärni
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Finish

See also Bero

Patronyms

  • Swedish: Bernson (♂), Bernsdotter (♀)
  • Norwegian: Bernssen (♂), Bernsen (♂), Bernson (♂) [3]

Combinations

For combinations see BJÖRN (name element)

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[4]
0 0 29 93
Denmark Denmark[5]
0 n.a. 13 n.a.
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 10 n.a.
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 9
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Bern.

Sources: [4] [5] [6] [7]

References

  1. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Wikimedia Commons: Image by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, source & license
  3. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  5. 5.0 5.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi