Benny

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

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/בֵּן” = son + “yamín/יָמִין” = right (hand)/south).

Pronunciation of Benny

Alternate spelling of Benny

Benni Bennie

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Name Statistic: Benny is ranked #3487 overall ↑ 10

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1732 ↑ 37
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3532 ↑ 31
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5446 ↑ 29
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4057 ↓ -29
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 4242 ↓ -1
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1915 ↑ 11
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 2675 ↓ -41
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 9659 ↑ 17
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1677 ↓ -43
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7232 ↓↓ -122
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 3576 ↓ -26
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3016 ↑ 8
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8296 ↓ -15
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5470 ↓ -34
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1596 ↑ 20
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1591 ↓ -31
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 7805 ↑↑ 104
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 4066 ↓↓ -393
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 7017 ↑↑ 134

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