First name origin & meaning:

German: Eagle and powerful

First name variations: Darnyell, Darnyella, Darnyelle, Ernesta, Ernie, Erna, Ernaline, Ernesia, Ernestina, Ernesztina, Ernestine, Ferne, Fearn, Fernly, Ferna, Ferni, Firn, Firne, Furn, Furne, Fyrn, Fyrne, Fern, Granata, Grenata, Grenatta, Marnie, Marni, Marny, Marna, Marnyna, Marnina, Aherin, Ahern, Aherne, Ahearn, Arnaud, Arnault, Arnie, Arnald, Arno, Arnot, Arnaldo, Arnoll, Arndt, Arnulfo, Arnold, Barnaby, Barnie, Barn, Bama, Barnabie, Barnabe, Barnabus, Barnabas, Barret, Barrett, Barr, Baronette, Barnard, Barnie, Barny, Bernd, Berndt, Bern, Berne, Bernardo, Bernhard, Bernhardt, Bernie, Bjorn, Barend, Barnum, Barn, Barnardine, Berend, Bernard, Beorn, Bjomolf, Bjami, Bjame, Bjorne, Bjorn, Cornel, Corneille, Cornelio, Cornelious, Cornelus, Corney, Cornilius, Kornelious, Kornelis, Kornelius, Neal, Neel, Neil, Neely, Cornell, Cornelius, Ernst, Ernie, Ernestino, Ernesto, Ernestus, Ernest, Farnal, Farnall, Farnalle, Garnar, Garnier, Garnit, Garnor, Garnyr, Karny, Kearns, Kerney, Kirney, Curran, Kearn, Kearns, Kern, Larn, Larndelle, Larndey, Pete, Petey, Pietor, Pytor, Petr, Pieter, Piotr, Pietro, Pedro, Pierre, Piers, Pierce, Peer, Pero, Piero, Peder, Per, Pelle, Peadair, Petrus, Peterson, Perrin, Perkin, Perkins, Parle, Parkin, Parkinson, Petrie, Petri, Petronio, Pierson, Péter, Petò, Petúr, Pyotr, Peter, Stern, Stearn, Sterne, Varn, Werner

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. Northern English and Swedish: from the medieval personal name Arne, a short form of Arnold or, in Scandinavia, any of the many other Norse names of which arn ‘eagle’ is the first element, for example Arnbjörn, Arnfinn, and Arnsten.
  2. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in western Norway, so named from a fjord name meaning ‘the streaming’, ‘the fjord with the waves’.
  3. English: habitational name from Arne, a place in Dorset, which is most probably named with Old English ærn ‘building’, ‘house’.
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