- a female given name: from an Old English word meaning “eagle.”
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Examples from the Web for erna
Rita Revera has ceased to be—Erna Hattenbach returns to her family.
Friedrich: Erna, you must not take me for such a Philistine that I would mind that.
For, look here, Erna, I never would have been able to oppose my father!
Friedrich: Oh, please, please, dear Erna; not in this tone of voice!
"His connection is hardly near enough to count in this matter," Erna answered.Albrecht