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What does Berniss mean?

Berniss Pronunciation of Berniss as a girls' name is a Greek name, and the meaning of the name Berniss is "victory bringer". Berniss is a version of Bernice (Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, victory


VARIANTS Bernyce, Berniece, Berneice, Berneece

OTHER FORMS VIA BERNICE Benni, Beranice, Berenice, Bernee, Berni, Bernicia, Bernie, Bernisha, Bernita, Berny, Berri, Berrie, Vernice



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How popular is Berniss?

Berniss is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Berniss is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Prominent variation forms of Berniss (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Berenice, Berneice, Bernice, Bernie, Berniece, Bernita, Bernyce and Vernice. Adoption of these forms of Berniss reached its apex a century ago (MEDIAN #774). (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Berenice, Berneice, Bernice, Bernie, Berniece in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bernita, Bernyce, Vernice in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Berniss is pronounced similarly to Bernise. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Aeress, Ardiss, Arliss, Beatriss, Beitriss (see Beatrice), Belisse, Bellissa, Benita, Bennie, Berdie, Berdine, Berenis, Berenisa (see Berenice), Berenise, Beril, Berit, Berna, Berneen (see Bernadine), Bernessa, Berneta, Bernina, Berrit, Berti, Bertie, Bertina, Bertine, Bertita (see Bertha), Bess, Bliss, Brisa, Brissa, Cordiss, Corliss, Eriss, Euniss, Feliss, Janiss (see Janice), Katniss, Marliss, Neriss, Neryss, Temiss (see Themis), Uniss, Vernis and Vernise. These names tend to be more commonly used than Berniss.

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