Fernand - Meaning of Fernand
[ 2 syll. fer-nan(d), fe-rna-nd ] The baby boy name Fernand is also used as a girl name, but the use for boys is much more common. It is pronounced as Feh-RNaeN †. Fernand is used predominantly in the French language and its origin is Gothic.
Fernand is a variant (French) of the name Ferdinand (English, French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish).
Fernand is also a variant of the name Fernando (Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and English).
Fernand is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked in 1923 with 0.006% of baby boys being given the name Fernand. It ranked at #771 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in popularity, and is currently of very modest use. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Fernand, Fernando was the most frequently used. In the past century Fernand has mostly been a baby boy name.
Baby names that sound like Fernand include Fernande, Fabryn, Fairman, Faran, Faren, Farin, Farman, Farnham, Faron, Farran, Farren, Farrin, Farron, Farryn, Faryn, Ferhin, Ferhyn, Fermin, Fernam, and Fernão.
† English pronunciation for Fernand: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)"
A famous person named Fernand is Fernand Lamaze, Physician, born 1891 - 1957.