Berend meaning and origin

Gender: Boy
Origin: Germanic
Usage: Dutch, German, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: Bärenstarke
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Isolated and Fresh boy name Berend is used chiefly in Dutch, Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish, German and Danish that originated from Germanic, meaning of Berend is "Bärenstarke". Berend is version of perpetual, sacred and dominant Bernard. Bernard is French, English and Dutch equivalent of Bernhard. Also Bernard is French cognate of Bernhard. Bernard means Bear and Strong is of Old High German and Germanic origin. Berend is German cognate of Berent.

Variants of Berend

Behrend, Bernard, Bernhard, Barnard, Benno, Berent, Berhard, Berinhart, Ben, Benito

Names that rhyme with Berend

Popularity of Berend

Berend is a familiar baby name in Netherlands, during its short term of usage, the name has been to the top 300 names. Recently in 2016, 68 babies were given Berend and it reached its peak ranking, 236 on boy names chart. Over 294 babies in Netherlands have been named Berend. The first name is an uncommon baby name in Belgium there is very thin chances of it still being given as it was last seen in 2008.

Berend is a common name in South Africa and Germany while somewhat familiar name in United States. At least, 7000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our evaluation.



Berend in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Berend

What makes you comfortable talking is noticing the person that you are interacting with, is honest and reliable. You often end up hurt and disappointed. 2 as your personality number reveals your shyness. Having letter B as your cornerstone means having the gentlest heart ever. Your friends are like addicted to you, but your family isn't very happy with how you live your life cause you are restless.

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Namesakes of Berend

    Berend Tobia Boeyinga, Dutch architect noted for his Calvinist church buildings and as a practicing member of the Amsterdam School
  • Berend George Escher, Dutch geologist
  • Berend Carp, sailor from the Netherlands,

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