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  1. Bernienoun

    or Bernadette.

  2. Bernienoun

    A diminutive of the male given name Bernard, also used as a formal given name.

    A similar arrangement was made for her son Bernard, named in honor of the great Carthusian mystic and of Bernie Astor, the publicist.

  3. Bernienoun

    A diminutive of the female given names Bernice or Bernadette.

    To catch a nearer view of the coming ship, now much larger than the mere speck it had at first appeared, little Bernice, or Bernie, as she was most lovingly called at home, had moved far in advance of her mother, till now she stood quite near to the edge of the wharf.


  1. Bernie

    Bernie is a city in Stoddard County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,958 at the 2010 census.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Bernie is ranked #74826 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Bernie surname appeared 258 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Bernie.

    65.1% or 168 total occurrences were White.
    15.5% or 40 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    8.1% or 21 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    5.4% or 14 total occurrences were Asian.
    3.1% or 8 total occurrences were Black.
    2.7% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bernie in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bernie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Bernie in a Sentence

  1. Pete Buttigieg:

    Well, Bernie's pretty rich, and I would happily accept a contribution from him.

  2. James Hathaway:

    We are so grateful to Vermont Teddy Bear, Jen, and of course to Bernie for being so Bernie.

  3. Ed Asner:

    I think it’s ridiculous; I wish it were over, i wish we had a better choice of candidates. I like Bernie. I am quite delighted that Bernie has made the progress he has and influenced the young people he has.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    Likewise, Bernie Sanders said Bernie Sanders campaigned for President Obama in 2008 and 2012( though Sanders in 2011 casually discussed the possibility of President Obama getting a challenger, Bernie Sanders did not ultimately recruit one). We have got to do a lot better to protect the middle class, but it's important to remember how far we've come under President President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.

  5. President Barack Obama:

    Bernie Sanders came in with the luxury of being a complete long shot and just letting loose, i think Hillary Clinton came in with the both privilege -- and burden -- of being perceived as the frontrunner... You're always looking at the bright, shiny object that people haven't seen before -- that's a disadvantage to Hillary Clinton.

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    the act of catching an object with the hands
    • A. wavering
    • B. serendipity
    • C. snap
    • D. flair

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