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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Bernard
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Bernard in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Bernard:
Records indicate that 197,249 boys in the United States have been named Bernard since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 1924, when 4,498 people in the U.S. were given the name Bernard. Those people are now 96 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Bernard
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4 Positive Comments
"It?s not my name but the two people I have known with that name are both kindly and fun. And v musical." Aug. 24, 2020:
"Am Bernard but mostly people pronounce it as benard lol. So many people have this name in my region. Most of my friends just call me Ben" Jun. 3, 2020:
"My name is bernard and they pronounce it wrong 99% of the time. Its tough having this name." Jan. 13, 2020:
"I hate when people assume I am Bernie instead of Bernard" Jan. 19, 2009:
1 Neutral Comment
"As intellectual and masculine as Harold, Frank, Arthur, Ralph, Clifford, and George? Or is it as nerdy and old-fashioned as Elmer, Irving, Lester, Wilbur, Marvin, and Mortimer? You decide!" May. 23, 2008:
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