Bernadette
Origin/Usage
Germanic
Pronunciation
ber-na-DET
Meaning
As strong as a bear
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Bernadette is a variant of Bernard, or Bernarda. Bernarda originates in Germanic languages and means "as strong as a bear". It is a feminine form of Bernard. Nowadays, Bernadette is much more popular than the original Bernarda or Bernardine.

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Bernadett, Bernardetta, Bernardette, Bernardita

Famous Bernadettes

Bernadette Peters - actress
Bernadette Bowyer - Canadian field hockey player
Bernadette Chirac - wife of former French President Jacques Chirac

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