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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Bernard, Claude Bernard(noun)

    French physiologist noted for research on secretions of the alimentary canal and the glycogenic function of the liver (1813-1878)


  1. Bernard(ProperNoun)


  2. bernard(Noun)

    Shortened form of Saint Bernard (the dog).

  3. Origin: Germanic Bernhard, ber(n) "bear" + hard "brave, strong". Popularized by medieval European saints.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Bernard' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4483

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Bernard' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3786

Anagrams for Bernard »

  1. brander

  2. rebrand

How to pronounce Bernard?

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How to say Bernard in sign language?

  1. bernard


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bernard in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bernard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Bernard in a Sentence

  1. Gina Hayes:

    Living in St. Bernard was not a chance I was willing to take for my children again.

  2. Jim Rader:

    We were just hysterical laughing about this, it was an exciting novelty that Bernard Sanders had the chutzpah to jump in there.

  3. Prime Minister Manuel Valls:

    This has to stop, there can be no room for doubt in the fight against terrorism, i don't have any doubts about Bernard Cazeneuve.

  4. Albert Ely:

    I heard the name Bernard. Bernard is a French name, the only thing I remember is (thinking), 'How can an American call himself Bernard? It's a French name!

  5. John Lopez:

    Most of the population of St. Bernard is within the new levee system, but you also have some communities outside the levee system where, if anything, the conditions appear to have gotten worse.

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