Brave as a bear





Traits associated with the name Bernard:

Dogs named Bernard tend to be loving, resilient, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Bernard?

Naming your dog Bernard suggests that you have a fondness for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a sense of humor and enjoy giving your pet a unique name.

Is Bernard a good dog name?

Bernard has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Bernard isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Bernard is found in these categories:


  • Bernard ranks #7,079 with users of
  • Bernard ranks #1,006 in the New York City Dog Name Database.
  • Bernard ranks #1,142 in the Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'.

Bernard is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Most popular breeds named Bernard:

  1. Chihuahua
  2. German Shepherd
  3. Labrador Retriever
  4. Beagle
  5. Dachshund

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Dog names like Bernard:

From The Barley Town
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Son Of My Right Hand
Tough guy; a man of great strength.
Little Blessed One
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Bernard dog name meaning

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