[bur-nees, bur-nis]


a female given name: from a Greek word meaning “bringer of victory.” Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • He could see the love-light glinting in the Eyes of Bernice.

    Ade's Fables

    George Ade

  • Father was right on the Job to see that Bernice had no Vacation.

    Ade's Fables

    George Ade

  • He saw Bernice glaring at him and bit his Nails in Embarrassment.

    Ade's Fables

    George Ade

  • "I wouldn't know how to shoot one if I did," Bernice laughed.

  • "I think it's that crazy Indian blood in Bernice," continued Marjorie.

    Flappers and Philosophers

    F. Scott Fitzgerald