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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • German : Bold as a bear

Family name origins & meanings

  • Irish : variant spelling of Byrne.
  • French : variant spelling of Bern.
  • Variant spelling of Swiss German Berni.
  • Slovenian : from a derivative of the personal name Bernard.

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