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Page 1/2. 32 Bear names and what they mean, for bear for baby boys, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Bear names for girls.

Ardal .. (Irish, Gaelic) "High or bear-like valor."

Arthur .. Other possible sources include "artos", the Celtic word for "bear" ..
[Aart, Arrt, Art, Artair, Arte, .. 12 more]

Atlas .. Atlas was a mythical Titan who bore the weight of the world on his shoulders, so the name bears connotations of great strength.

Auberon .. (Old German) "Noble or royal bear." ..
[Auberron, Oberon, Oberron, Oeberon]

Barend .. (Old German) "Hard bear."

Barrett Possibly (Middle English) "dispute, argument", (Old German) "bear-strength", or from Barrette (Old French) "cap" ..
[Baret, Barrat, Barratt, Barret, Barrette, .. 3 more]

Beirne .. (Old Norse) "Bear." ..

Bern .. (Old German) "Bear." ..
[Berne, Bernie, Berny, Bjorn]

Bernal .. (Old German) "Strength of a bear." ..
[Bernald, Bernhald, Bernhold, Bernold]

Bernard .. (Old French, Old German) "Strong, brave bear." ..
[Barnard, Barnardo, Barney, Barnhard, .. , Bear, .. 18 more]

Berwyn .. (Old English) "Bear friend."
[Berwin, Berwynn, Berwynne]

Bjorn .. (Scandinavian, Old Norse) "Bear." ..
[Bjarn, Bjarne, Bjorne, Bjornsterne]

Bowie .. Colonel James Bowie, scout and originator of the knife that bears his name ..
[Bow, Bowen]

Dov .. (Hebrew) "Bear."

Eden .. May also be used as a variant of Edan, or as a transferred surname derived from the given name Edun or Edon, which is of Old English origin, from ad meaning "riches" and hn meaning "bear cub" ..
[Eaden, Eadin, Edin, Ednan, Edon, .. 2 more]

Esbjorn .. (Old Norse) "Godly bear." ..
[Asbjorn, Esbern]

Fahd .. A royal name in Saudi Arabia that bears connotations of courage and fierceness.
[Fahad, Fahed]

Gallatin .. They were probably named for Albert Gallatin, a Swiss-born American statesman of the early 19th century, but to outdoors people, the name Gallatin bears connotations of the unspoiled West.

Houston .. The name's association with the American West is due to the Texan general Sam Houston and the city of Texas that bears his name.
[Hewson, Huston, Hutcheson, Hutchinson]

Macmahon .. (Irish, Gaelic) "Son of the bear." ..
[Macmahon, Mcmahon]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bear names: Arthur, Atlas, Barrett, Bernard, Eden, Houston

Arthur, Barrett, Bernard and Houston are commonly used names, while Ardal, Atlas, Auberon, Barend, Beirne, Bern, Bernal, Berwyn, Bjorn, Bowie, Dov, Eden, Esbjorn, Fahd, Gallatin and Macmahon are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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