Bernadette is a girl name and means strong, brave bear. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \b(e)-rna-dette, bernad(et)-te\. Other similar names and variants include: Benadette, Bennie, Benny, Bera, Beracha, Beradette, Berna, Bernadea, Bernadeena, Bernadene, Bernadet, Bernadett, Bernadetta, Bernadette, Bernadin, Bernadina, Bernadine, Bernadotte, Bernadyna, Bernaetta, Bernarda, Bernardette, Bernardina, Bernardine, Bernee, Bernessa, Berneta, Bernetta, Bernette, Bernie, Bernina, Bernita, Berny, Berry, Birdena, Lourdes, Nadette. Bernadette is a very popular first name for women (#400 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#65661 out of 88799).
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Bernadette Lafont
Bernadette Lafont

Born on October 28, 1938

  • Age: 82
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 23
Les Bonnes Femmes

Les Bonnes Femmes

Directed by: Claude Chabrol

Starring: Bernadette Lafont, Clotilde Joano, Stéphane Audran, Lucile Saint-Simon

Chaussette surprise

Directed by: Jean-François Davy

Starring: Bernadette Lafont, Anna Karina, Christine Pascal, Michel Galabru

A Very Curious Girl

Directed by: Nelly Kaplan

Starring: Bernadette Lafont, Georges Géret, Henri Czarniak, Claire Maurier

Une belle fille comme moi

Directed by: François Truffaut

Starring: Bernadette Lafont, Claude Brasseur, Charles Denner, Guy Marchand

Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters

Born on February 28, 1948

  • Age: 73
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 7

It Runs in the Family

Directed by: Fred Schepisi

Starring: Kirk Douglas, Michael Douglas, Bernadette Peters, Rory Culkin

Vigilante Force

Vigilante Force

Directed by: George Armitage

Starring: Kris Kristofferson, Jan-Michael Vincent, Victoria Principal, Bernadette Peters

Pink Cadillac

Pink Cadillac

Directed by: Buddy Van Horn

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Bernadette Peters, Timothy Carhart, Tiffany Gail Robinson

Pennies from Heaven

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Jessica Harper, Vernel Bagneris

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Bernadette a popular name?

Over the years Bernadette was most popular in 1946. According to the latest US census information Bernadette ranks #348th while according to Bernadette ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Bernadette?

According to the US census in 2018, 150 girls were born named Bernadette, making Bernadette the #1439th name more popular among girl names. In 1946 Bernadette had the highest rank with 1321 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Bernadette?

Bernadette is #1439th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Bernadette more popular ?

The name Bernadette was more popular in 1946 with 1321 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Bernadette

The last time a baby was named Bernadette was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Bernadette?

In 2020 there were 150 baby girls named Bernadette.

Who is a famous person named Bernadette?

There a several famous people named Bernadette, for example actress Bernadette Lafont, actress Bernadette Peters.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Bernadette?

A famous actor/actress named Bernadette is Bernadette Lafont, starring in 4 movies, including Les Bonnes Femmes and Chaussette surprise.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Bernadette?

There are 2 actors named Bernadette including Bernadette Lafont and Bernadette Peters who appeared in movies such as Les Bonnes Femmes and It Runs in the Family.