What does Barnard mean?
(male) Barnarda, Branard, ..
(female) Barnan, Barner, .. Middle name pairings:
Barnard Adrian (B.A.), ..
How popular is Barnard?
Barnard is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#1681 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Barnard entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #1922 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Barnard appearing in the Top 2000 are Bernard (#1218 via latest list), Bernardo (#1336), Bernhard, Barnie and Barney. Other forms, like Bernhardo, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Barnard reached its highest 105 years ago (median #1075) and is now significantly less (#1759, down 96.6%).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Baird, Bajardo (see Bayard), Ballard, Banner, Barack, Barbar, Barber, Bard, Barker, Barna, Barnaba, Barnabe, Barnabee, Barnaby, Barnes, Barnet, Barnham (see Barnum), Barni, Barnum, Barr, Barra, Barrt, Barry▼, Baumar, Bayard, Bayerd, Bernabe, Bernal, Bernald, Bogaard, Bonnar, Bradd, Brainard, Brainerd, Braynard, Burchard, Burford, Burgard, Burgaud (see Burchard), Burnaby, Dainard, Daynard (see Dainard), Derward, Durward▼, Eadward, Eginard (see Eginhard), Erhard, Evrard, Gardnard (see Gardner), Garnar, Garrard, Gaspard, Girard, Halward, Harford, Harfurd (see Harford), Harvard, Haward, Jarard, Jarrard, Jerard, Kennard, Lenard▼, Leonard▼, Mainard, Maynard▼, Maynhard, Norward, Packard, Raynard, Raynord, Rennard, Reynard, Vernard and Warford. These names tend to be more frequently used than Barnard.See names in meaning and etymology.