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Fernande (boy)

What does Fernande mean?

Fernande Pronunciation of Fernande [fer-nande] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Fernande) is of Old German origin, and the name Fernande means "ready journey". Fernande is a version of Ferdinand (Old German): the original variation is Ferdinando.


Fernande has 1 variant: Fernand.

7 more alternative forms via Ferdinand: Ferdinando, Ferdynand, Fernan, Fernandas, Fernando, Hernan and Hernando.

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Middle name pairings:
Fernande Apollo (F.A.), ..

How popular is Fernande?

Fernande is an unusual given name for men. Fernande is an equivalently uncommon last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular related forms of Fernande (not ranked) are Fernando (#269 via latest list), Hernan, Fernand and Ferdinand. Other variants, like Ferdinando, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Fernande reached its apex in 2001 (average #1282) and is somewhat less today (#1567, down 50.1%), with the version Ferdinand going out of style. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ferdinand, Fernand, Fernando, Hernan in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Fernande and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Armande, Bernabe, Bernald, Bernard, Bernardo, Derland, Derrance, Farand, Farnam, Farrand, Fermin, Fernald, Fernham (see Farnham), Fernlee, Ferran, Ferrand, Ferrant, Furman, Furmann (see Furman), Furnald, Geralde, Germane, Hernandez, Jermane, Kernan, Terrance and Vernard. These names tend to be more commonly used than Fernande.

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