Bernward - Meaning of Bernward

What does Bernward mean?

[ 1 syll. ber-nwar(d), be-rnwa-rd ] The baby boy name Bernward is pronounced as BEH-RNW-RD †. Bernward's language of origin is Germanic and it is predominantly used in German. It is a two-element name derived from ber and wart which are of the meanings 'bear' and 'guardian, defender' respectively.

See also the related categories, bear, guardian (protector), and german.

Bernward is an uncommon baby boy name. It is listed outside of the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Bernward include Braenard, Braenerd, Branerd, Barnard, Barnardo, Barnhard, Bearnard, Benard, Bernard, Bernerd, Bernhard, Bernhardt, Bernhart, Brainard, Brainerd, Braynard, Braynerd, Burnard, Barnhardo, and Bernardo.

† English pronunciation for Bernward: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"



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