Name Benny – origin and meaning

Benny is a male name.

Origin of Benny

Benny is a short variant of Benedict and Benjamin.

Meaning of Benny

Benny means “blessed” (from Latin “benedicere” = to bless), “well spoken” (from Latin “bene” = good + “dicere” = to speak) and “child of good fortune”, “son of the right hand”, “son of the south” (from Hebrew “ben” = son + “jamin” = right hand/south).

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