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Bergen (boy)

What does Bergen mean?

Bergen Pronunciation of Bergen [bergen] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Bergen) is of Scandinavian and Old German origin, and the meaning of Bergen is "lives on the hill; mountain". Bergen is a major port city in Norway.

Associated with: scandinavian.


Bergen has 2 variants: Bergin and Birgin.

Creative forms:
(male) Birgen, Brigen, ..

(female) Bergenni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bergen Aaiden (B.A.), ..

How popular is Bergen?

Bergen is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#5459 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Bergen has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bergen name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bergen outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Barden, Barren, Barten, Beagan, Beagen, Beagin, Beamen, Beaven, Beegan, Beegin, Belden, Bensen, Berend, Berg, Berger, Bergeron, Bergh, Berke, Berle, Berlin, Berlyn, Bern, Berne, Bernet, Bertel, Bertin, Berton, Berwin, Berwyn, Beven, Beyren, Biren, Borden, Bren, Brien, Brogan, Brycen, Bryen, Brysen, Burges, Byren, Derren, Jeren, Jeroen, Jerren, Jorgen, Jurgen, Keagen, Keegen, Merlen, Merven, Morgen, Reagen, Regen, Serge, Sergei, Sergent, Sergeo, Sergey, Teigen, Verge and Vernen. Like Bergen, these names are not frequently used.

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