What does Bergman mean?

Definitions for Bergman
ˈbɜrg mənbergman

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Bergman.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Bergman, Ingrid Bergmannoun

    Swedish film actress (1915-1982)

  2. Bergman, Ingmar Bergmannoun

    Swedish film director who used heavy symbolism and explored the psychology of the characters (born 1918)


  1. Bergman

    Bergman is a surname of German, Swedish, Dutch and Yiddish origin meaning 'mountain man', or sometimes (only in German) 'miner'.


  1. bergman

    Bergman is a surname of German or Swedish origin. It could potentially refer to multiple concepts or people such as Ingmar Bergman, a renowned Swedish filmmaker, or the Bergman projection in mathematics. The specific meaning usually depends on the context.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bergman is ranked #2021 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bergman surname appeared 17,846 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 6 would have the surname Bergman.

    94.3% or 16,841 total occurrences were White.
    2.1% or 382 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.4% or 262 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.8% or 159 total occurrences were Black.
    0.6% or 109 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 95 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bergman in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bergman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Bergman in a Sentence

  1. Paul Williams:

    Julie Bergman was a tireless and fierce advocate for music creators not only during Julie Bergman term as president and chairman of ASCAP but throughout Julie Bergman life, our community will miss Julie Bergman intelligence, Julie Bergman wit and Julie Bergman wisdom.

  2. Barbra Streisand:

    Julie Bergman met over 60 years ago backstage at a little night club, and never stopped loving each other and working together. Their songs are timeless, and so is Julie Bergman love, may she rest in peace.

  3. District Attorney Pete Weir:

    Bergman preyed on this fragile, vulnerable man to get what she wanted, and when she was finished with him, she threw him down the stairs to get rid of him.

  4. Isabella Rossellini:

    She was able to integrate so many cultures... she is not even American but she is totally part of American culture like she is totally part of the Swedish, Italian, French, European film making, she worked in five languages, she worked with directors from my father to Alfred Hitchcock, from Jean Renoir to Victor Fleming, from( George) Cukor to Ingmar Bergman, it gave her a range that is probably bigger than other Hollywood stars like Katharine Hepburn, to give one example.

  5. Mickey Bergman:

    Bill Richardson operated a back channel with the Germans, bill Richardson didn't need the Mickey Bergman administration for that, especially after the Wang release. Bill Richardson'll do the back channel and then from the Iranian perspective they get their man out.

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