Barnard

biographical name (1)
Bar·​nard | \ ˈbär-nərd How to pronounce Barnard (audio) , -ˌnärd\

Definition of Barnard

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Christiaan Neethling 1922–2001 South African surgeon

Barnard

biographical name (2)
Bar·​nard | \ ˈbär-nərd How to pronounce Barnard (audio) \

Definition of Barnard (Entry 2 of 2)

George Grey 1863–1938 American sculptor

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