What does Bernita mean?
Bernita [berni-ta] as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of Bernita is "strong, brave bear; victory bringer". Bernita is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ita, of Bernadette (French, Old German): feminine of Bernard. Bernita is also a derivative of Bernice (Greek).
Bernita has 27 more relations via Bernadette, Bernice: Benni, Bennie▼, Bera, Beranice, Berenice▼, Berna, Bernadea, Bernadina, Bernarda, Bernee, Berneice, Bernessa, Bernette, Berni, Bernicia, Bernie, Berniece▼, Bernina, Bernisha, Berniss, Berny, Bernyce, Berri, Berrie, Vernice▼, Veronica▼ and Veronika.Creative forms:
(female) Bernida, Bronita, ..
(male) Bernico, Bernine, .. Middle name pairings:
Bernita Emmalee (B.E.), ..
How popular is Bernita?
Bernita is a very popular first name for females (#1506 out of 4276, Top 35%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Bernita for girls. Bernita entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its highest rank of #839 in the U.S. during 1930-1939, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the popularity of Bernita and affiliated names. Bennie, Bera, Berenice, Berna, Bernadette (#1492 via latest list), Berneice, Bernetta, Bernice, Bernie, Berniece, Bernyce, Vernice, Veronica (#368) and Veronika are the popular variation forms of Bernita. These forms of Bernita were favored by parents a century ago (usage of 0.68%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.05%, ▼92.4%).
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Arnita, Belita, Bellita, Benita▼, Berenisa (see Berenice), Berit, Bernise, Berrit, Berrta, Berta▼, Bertina, Bertita (see Bertha), Birkita (see Bridget), Bonita▼, Brita, Burnet, Burnett, Cerrita, Denita, Jenita, Jennita, Lenita, Nenita, Perdita, Perita, Perlita, Renita, Serita, Tersita, Venita, Verita, Verneta (see Verna), Vernika and Vernita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bernita.See names in meaning and etymology.