Benjamin

Colors Related to this Name: White, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Extroverted, Adventurous

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #14 in 2013 and #12 in 2014.

Famous People

Benjamin McKenzie (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Benjamin Bratt (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Benjamin Salisbury (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Benjamin Walker (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Benjamin Harrison (Politician), Benjamin Burnley (Singer), Benjamin Stockham (TV Actor), Benjamin King (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From the Ancient Greek Βενιαμίν ‎(Beniamín), from Old Testament Hebrew בִּנְיָמִין ‎(Binyamín).

Meaning(s):

-The youngest of the sons of Jacob and Rachel in the Bible.

-(US slang) A US$100 bill, which bears a portrait of Benjamin Franklin. Often used in the plural form to indicate large sums of money.

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-) of biblical origin.

In French

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In German

Meaning(s):

-( male name); diminutive: Ben

In Swedish

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In Danish

Meaning(s):

-Benjamin (Biblical figure)

-( male name).

In Finnish

Meaning(s):

-Genitive singular form of '''Benjam'''.

-( male name).

In Manx

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In Norwegian

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