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Gender: Male Meaning of Bergen: "lives on a hill" Origin of Bergen: Scandinavian

The name Bergen is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "lives on a hill". Bergen and is often added to lists like Boy Names that Mean Life and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Norwegian city name heard much more often as a last name than a first.

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Famous People Named Bergen

Candice Bergen, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Bergen

Michael Eugene Leslie "Berg" Bergen, from TV show "2 Guys & a Girl"
Bergen, Dutch word for mountains
Species from the Dreamworks "Trolls" franchise.

Bergin, Birgin