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Gender: F Origin of Ernestine: Feminine variation of Ernest

One time joke name, à la Lily Tomlin's bossy telephone operator, Ernestine is ready for a possible reevaluation, like cousins Josephine and Clementine..

Famous People Named Ernestine

Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell, birth name of American actress Jane Russell
Ernestine Shepherd, oldest competitive female bodybuilder in the world
Ernestine Jackson, American actress and singer
Ernestine Schumann-Heink, German-American contralto
Ernestine Anderson, American jazz and blues singer
Ernestine Gilbreth Carey, American memoirist of "Cheaper by the Dozen"
Ernestine Rose, American women's rights activist
Ernestine Petras, American 1940s pro baseball player

Pop Culture References for the name Ernestine

Ernestine, a rude telephone operator in several of comedian Lily Tomlin's sketches
Ernestine, baby Muppet on TV's "Sesame Street"

Ernestina, Ernestyna, Erna, Ernaline, Ernesia

Ernestine's International Variations

Ernesztina (Hungarian) Ernesta (Italian)