Name Ben Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Ben


Ben is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Ben?

Ben is a short form of Benjamin or Benedict.

What does the name Ben mean?

Ben means “blessed” and “good speaker” (from Benedict) or “child of good fortune”, “son of the right hand” and “son of the south” (from Benjamin).

Pronunciation of Ben

Variants of the name Ben


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Popularity of the name Ben

The name Ben is ranked #155 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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