[ 2 syll. er-na, ern-a ] The baby girl name Erna is pronounced as EH-RNaa- †. Erna is mainly used in the English, German, Scandinavian, and Spanish languages. Its language of origin is English and Germanic.
Erna is a variant form of the English and Gaelic name Eartha in the English language.
Erna is also a diminutive of the English and French name Ernestine in the German, Scandinavian, and Spanish languages as well as a diminutive of the English, German, Italian, and Spanish name Ernesta in the German, Scandinavian, and Spanish languages.
Erna is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1906, 0.038% of baby girls were given the name Erna. It had a ranking of #307 then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is today of irregular use. Within all girl names in its family, Erna was nonetheless the most popular in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Erna: EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"