What does Berna mean?
(female) Bernan, Berron, ..
(male) Berda, Berney, .. Middle name pairings:
Berna Claire (B.C.), ..
How popular is Berna?
Berna is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3451 out of 4276, Top 81%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#24368 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Berna entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #1361 in the U.S. during the years 1930-1939, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Bernadette (#1492 from current records), Bernie, Bernita, Bernetta, Bennie and Bera are the popular variation forms of Berna listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Berna reached the apex of their popularity in the 1940s (average #1268) and have become much less popular since, with forms like Bernadette going out of style.
Berna is alike in pronunciation to Berni. Other suggested similar names are Bara, Bea, Bebba, Becca, Becka, Belia, Belva▼, Bena, Beonca, Beret, Beril, Berta▼, Berte, Bertha▼, Beryn, Betha, Betina, Beula, Bogna, Bora, Borka, Brana, Breana▼, Breena, Breina, Brenna▼, Breona, Brina, Bruna, Bryna, Buna, Deana▼, Deena▼, Dena▼, Ferna, Geena, Genna, Hena, Jeena, Jenna▼, Keana, Kenna▲, Kerena, Leina, Lenna▼, Leona▼, Mena, Merna, Morna, Myrna▼, Nerina, Norna, Orna, Reena, Reyna▲, Sena▼, Serena, Seryna, Teana, Teena, Teina, Teona, Teryna (see Terena), Teyna, Veena, Venna, Verina, Verna▼, Verona▼, Veryna, Xena▼, Yerina, Zeena and Zena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Berna.See names in meaning and etymology.