Definitions

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  • proper n. A female given name.

Etymologies

From French Bernadette, made famous by St. Bernadette of Lourdes. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • BERNADETTE AND AMANDA DESIMONE -- Two sisters, Bernadette sang "Hit The Road, Jack" and Amanda sang Whitney, not a good idea.

    Michael Giltz: Idol Season 9: Auditions -- Orlando

  • Bernadette is a person who notices everything and never understands the significance of anything.

    An Interview with Diana Ephron

  • My question concerns seven arpents in the name of Bernadette Latiolais.

    The Glass Rainbow

  • His wife, Bernadette, is also a major player in Ohio GOP politics.

    05/27/2005

  • Your wife, Bernadette is a librarian at the Larchmont Public Library, I'm proud to say as a fellow librarian, and your immediate family, your extended family, how did they feel?

    Second Generation Author Speaks Out On Cable TV

  • On the bright side, it turns out Howard’s blind date with Penny’s Cheesecake Factory co-worker Bernadette from a few episodes back wasn’t a one time thing.

    'Big Bang Theory' recap: Wolowitz takes a bath with Katee Sackhoff | EW.com

  • Once Sharon began to understand the level of Gracie’s talent and its potential appeal, she called Bernadette, and asked if she wanted to get a look.

    Sufficient Grace

  • The one I liked best was about a wee girl called Bernadette, who lived in a place called Lourdes, which is where the name of our school and our church came from.

    The Woman I Was Born to Be

  • » Four Tops Tribute, "Baby I Need Your Loving" / "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)" / "Reach Out I'll Be There" / "Bernadette" - approximately 4: 35

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  • It will be interesting to see, for instance, whether a beloved Broadway hand such as Bernadette Peters generates the buzz when she takes over in July in A Little Night Music that Catherine Zeta-Jones has over the past seven months.

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