What does Bernardine mean?

Bernardine meaning in General Dictionary

Of or regarding St Bernard of Clairvaux or even to the Cistercian monks

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  • Of or with respect to St. Bernard of Clairvaux, or even to the Cistercian monks.
  • A Cistercian monk.

Bernardine meaning in Names Dictionary

Feminine form of Bernard: From an Old German chemical meaning bear-hard, or courageous as a bear.
Name Origin: German
Name Gender: Female


Bernardine meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of or regarding St. Bernard of Clairvaux, or even the Cistercian monks.

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  • (n.) A Cistercian monk.

Sentence Examples with the word Bernardine

Alarmed by the number of the sectaries and the extent of their influence, Pope Martin V., who had encouraged the Observants, and particularly Bernardine of Siena, fulminated two bulls (1418 and 1421) against the heretics, and entrusted different legates with the task of hunting them down.

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