Common misspellings for Ernest:
Ernest \e-rne-st, er-nest\
- serious; battle to the death
Ernest as a boy's name is pronounced ERN-ist. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Ernest is "serious; battle to the death". Variant of Ernst (German). Literary: Oscar Wilde's comedy "The Importance of Being Earnest" makes the name Earnest a key feature of the plot. Ernesto is a Spanish form. Author Ernest Hemingway; actor Ernest Borgnine; entertainer Ernie Kovacs.
- Irenaeus, Ireneus, Aaronas.
- Ernst, Earnest, Ernesto, Ernestus, Ernie, Erno.
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