Gender: Male Origin of Ernst: German variation of Ernest Meaning of Ernest: English from German, "serious, resolute"

Ernst Origin and Meaning

The name Ernst is a boy's name of German, Swedish origin.

Concise and clipped European version of the earnest Ernest.

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alliebelle Says:


This is my dad's name. He gets called Ernest, Ern, Enst, and just about anything else you can think of. His "Starbucks name" is Joe.