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


Benedict is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Benedict?

Benedict derived from the Latin name Benedictus.

What does the name Benedict mean?

Benedict means “blessed” (from Latin “benedicere” = to bless) and “well spoken” (from Latin “bene” = good + “dicere” = to speak).

Pronunciation of Benedict

Variants of the name Benedict


Popularity of the name Benedict

The name Benedict is ranked #1771 overall.

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