Bernard

Bernard is a boy name and means strong, brave bear. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \b(e)-rna-rd, ber-nard\. Other similar names and variants include: Barnard, Barnardo, Barney, Barnhard, Barnhardo, Barnie, Barny, Bear, Bearnard, Berend, Bern, Bernardino, Bernardo, Bernarr, Bernd, Berndt, Bernhard, Bernhardo, Bernie, Bernis, Bernt, Berry, Burnard, Vernados. Bernard is a very popular first name for men (#142 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#830 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Bernard over the years and Bernard's popularity rank:

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Bernard VIP rank

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#1247
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#45
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Famous people named Bernard

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Famous actors named Bernard and their movies

Bernard Blier
Bernard Blier

Born on January 11, 1916

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Capricorn
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 52

Le dossier noir

Directed by: André Cayatte

Starring: Jean-Marc Bory, Danièle Delorme, Bernard Blier, Lea Padovani

Je l'ai été 3 fois!

Directed by: Sacha Guitry

Starring: Sacha Guitry, Bernard Blier, Lana Marconi, Simone Paris

Archimède, le clochard

Archimède, le clochard

Directed by: Gilles Grangier

Starring: Jean Gabin, Darry Cowl, Bernard Blier, Dora Doll

Faut pas prendre les enfants du bon Dieu pour des canards sauvages

Faut pas prendre les enfants du bon Dieu pour des canards sauvages

Directed by: Michel Audiard

Starring: Françoise Rosay, Bernard Blier, Marlène Jobert, André Pousse

Bernard Giraudeau
Bernard Giraudeau

Born on June 18, 1947

  • Age: 74
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 14

Le ruffian

Directed by: José Giovanni

Starring: Lino Ventura, Bernard Giraudeau, Claudia Cardinale, Béatrix Van Til

Stop Calling Me Baby!

Directed by: Eric Le Hung

Starring: Jean Yanne, Jodie Foster, Sydne Rome, Bernard Giraudeau

Le toubib

Directed by: Pierre Granier-Deferre

Starring: Alain Delon, Véronique Jannot, Bernard Giraudeau, Francine Bergé

Blanc, bleu, rouge

Starring: Bernard Giraudeau

Country: France

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Famous directors named Bernard and their movies

Bernard Borderie
Bernard Borderie

Born on June 10, 1924

  • Age: 97
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 21
Angelique and the Sultan

Angelique and the Sultan

Directed by: Bernard Borderie

Starring: Michèle Mercier, Robert Hossein, Jean-Claude Pascal, Jacques Santi

Angelique and the King

Angelique and the King

Directed by: Bernard Borderie

Starring: Michèle Mercier, Robert Hossein, Jean Rochefort, Jacques Toja

Tahiti ou la joie de vivre

Directed by: Bernard Borderie

Starring: Roland Armontel, Georges de Caunes, Maëa Flohr, Pascale Petit

The Mask of the Gorilla

Directed by: Bernard Borderie

Starring: Lino Ventura, Charles Vanel, Pierre Dux, Bella Darvi

Bernard McEveety
Bernard McEveety
  • No. of movies: 11

The Stronger Will

Directed by: Bernard McEveety

Starring: Percy Marmont, Rita Carewe, Howard Truesdale, Merle Farris

The Brotherhood of Satan

Directed by: Bernard McEveety

Starring: Strother Martin, L.Q. Jones, Charles Bateman, Ahna Capri

One Little Indian

One Little Indian

Directed by: Bernard McEveety

Starring: James Garner, Vera Miles, Pat Hingle, Morgan Woodward

Ride Beyond Vengeance

Directed by: Bernard McEveety

Starring: Chuck Connors, Michael Rennie, Kathryn Hays, Joan Blondell

Bernard Knowles
Bernard Knowles
  • No. of movies: 9

Norman Conquest

Directed by: Bernard Knowles

Starring: Tom Conway, Eva Bartok, Joy Shelton, Sidney James

The Smugglers

Directed by: Bernard Knowles

Starring: Michael Redgrave, Jean Kent, Joan Greenwood, Richard Attenborough

The Magic Bow

The Magic Bow

Directed by: Bernard Knowles

Starring: Stewart Granger, Phyllis Calvert, Jean Kent, Dennis Price

Bad Sister

Directed by: Bernard Knowles

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, Joan Greenwood, Ian Hunter, Dennis Price

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Famous writers named Bernard and their books

Bernard Asbell
Bernard Asbell
  • No. of books: 6
When F.D.R. Died

When F.D.R. Died

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Account of the events that surrounded the death of Franklin Delano Roosevelt on April 12, 1945, delineating the exact circumstances as the news of the event reached those most directly concerned.

Bernard Baruch
Bernard Baruch

Born on August 19, 1870

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 5
A Philosophy For Our Time

A Philosophy For Our Time

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Short, clear statement of Baruch's personal philosophy.

Bernard Kerik
Bernard Kerik

Born on September 04, 1955

  • Age: 66
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 2
The Lost Son

The Lost Son

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An intimate portrait of the courageous and honorable fortieth Police Commissioner of New York City details his mission to fight the injustice around him and to solve the mystery of his own mother, who abandoned him forty-one years ago.

Bernard Dryer
Bernard Dryer
  • No. of books: 1
The Image Makers

The Image Makers

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A Story You'll Never Forget! "A big book on more ways than length, THE IMAGE MAKERS is fantastic, incredible, fascinating! The scene shifts from Connecticut and New York to Paris

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Bernard a popular name?

Over the years Bernard was most popular in 1924. According to the latest US census information Bernard ranks #107th while according to famousnames.vip Bernard ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Bernard?

According to the US census in 2018, 146 boys were born named Bernard, making Bernard the #1247th name more popular among boy names. In 1924 Bernard had the highest rank with 4525 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Bernard?

Bernard is #1247th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Bernard more popular ?

The name Bernard was more popular in 1924 with 4525 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Bernard

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

How many people born in 2020 are named Bernard?

In 2020 there were 146 baby boys named Bernard.

Who is a famous person named Bernard?

There a several famous people named Bernard, for example actor Bernard Blier, director Bernard Borderie, musician Bernard Wright.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Bernard?

A famous actor/actress named Bernard is Bernard Blier, starring in 4 movies, including Le dossier noir and Je l'ai été 3 fois!.

Who is a famous director named Bernard?

A famous director named Bernard is Bernard Borderie, who directed 4 movies, including Angelique and the Sultan and Angelique and the King.

Who is a famous singer named Bernard?

A famous singer named Bernard is Bernard Wright, with over 4 songs, including Who Do You Love and Nard / Funky Beat.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Bernard?

There are 2 actors named Bernard including Bernard Blier and Bernard Giraudeau who appeared in movies such as Le dossier noir and Le ruffian.

How many famous directors are named Bernard?

There are 3 directors named Bernard including Bernard Borderie and Bernard McEveety who directed movies such as Angelique and the Sultan and The Stronger Will.

How many famous writers are named Bernard?

There are 4 writers named Bernard including Bernard Asbell and Bernard Baruch who wrote books such as When F.D.R. Died and A Philosophy For Our Time.