Benjamin

♂ Name Benjamin – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Benjamin

Benjamin is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Benjamin

Benjamin is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. Benjamin (originally Binjamin / בִּנְיָמִין) was the youngest son of Jakob.

Meaning of Benjamin

Benjamin means “child of good fortune”, “son of the right hand” and “son of the south” (from Hebrew “ben/בֵּן” = son + “yamín/יָמִין” = right (hand)/south).

Pronunciation of Benjamin

Alternate spelling of Benjamin

Benjamín

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Name Statistic: Benjamin is ranked #181 overall ↓ -4

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 120 ↔ 0
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 259 ↔ 0
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 775 ↓ -22
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 112 ↓ -6
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 559 ↓ -10
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 311 ↓ -10
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 177 ↑ 3
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 19 ↓ -4
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 22 ↑ 3
  • 🇫🇷 France: 453 ↔ 0
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 187 ↓ -9
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 135 ↑ 37
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8180 ↓↓ -101
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 258 ↓ -12
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 42 ↑ 4
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 377 ↑ 22
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 90 ↓ -3
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 85 ↑ 1
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 36 ↑ 1

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