Benjamin Name Meaning

Benjamin meaning

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Name of Benjamin :
Being a biblical name, the name Benjamin is highly favored by most Christians as a name to their sons. Although it sounds old-fashioned but it remains as a trendy name.This is one of the names that have distinctive variants from foreign languages.
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Name Benjamin :
Benjamin Franklin is an American statesman, diplomat and inventor. He is considered to be one of the Founding Fathers of the US. Benjamin Harrison is a former U.S. President, serving from 1889 to 1893. Benjamin Netanyahu is the Israeli Prime Minister in office from March 2009.
Variant Names of Benjamin:

Ben, Benejamen, Beniamino, Benjaman, Benjamen

Beniam (Ethiopian), Beniamino (Italian), Beniamin (Romanian), Benjamim (Portuguese), Beno (Dutch)

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Popularity Rank :

Benjamin name was top ranked at 113 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 10 position in American during year 2015


Name Benjamin has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 78 position. 706345 numbers of people were named Benjamin so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

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The masculine name Benjamin is taken from the Hebrew name Binyamin that means “son of the right hand” or “son of the south”.
Benjamin Numerology :
Personality No. 8. People with name Benjamin are bold & materialistic but rigid too. They have strong will power. They love power, authority & leadership. Person with Benjamin having 8 as Personality number are good planners & very good at business. They are analytical, intellectual & determined. They are religious, efficient, trustworthy & compassionate. They are tenacious, & ambitious. More Numerology

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  • Many Jewish families named their youngest child Benjamin. Famous bearers: 19th century British statesman Benjamin Disraeli. Dustin Hoffmans character in the 1967 movie The Graduate. Biblical Jacobs twelfth son.

  • Benjamin  was the last son ofJacob's twelve sons, He was the founder of the Israelite Tribe.

  • Benjamin is the come from the Hebrew Binyamin. Benjamin was the twelfth and youngest son of Jacob. Benjamin was the 24th most popular boy's name in the US, and the 11th in the UK.

Name Analysis of Benjamin

Character Analysis of Benjamin : Persons with the name Benjamin are co-operative, courteous and are very considerate individuals. They have a tendency to be able to sense the feelings of others, with the knack to be able to demonstrate certain mediation skills when handling complicated situations. They know how to organize and handle Persons with care and ease. Peace and harmony are of the utmost importance to them.

Love Life of Benjamin : Persons are very sensitive and do not like to show off their intimate quality.

Name Letter Analysis of Benjamin

B : Persons are sensitive and a bit of an introvert, but still manage to be personable and compassionate

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

J : Persons make an exemplary friend and try hard to make sure everyone is happy and comfortable

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

M : Persons are a workaholic! A high-energy workhorse, Persons don't need much sleep and are very healthy

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Benjamin

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Benjamin is Dhanu and Moon sign associated with the name Benjamin is Saggitarius.

The name Benjamin has Fire element. Jupiter is the Ruling Planet for the name Benjamin . The name Benjamin having moon sign as Saggitarius is represented by The Archer and considered as Mutable .

Normally, people with the name Benjamin are very active. Such people are filled with energy and optimism. They are good orators.

Other name options, having Saggitarius moon sign are name starting with : Ba, Be, Bha, Bhi, Bhu, Dha, Pha, Dha, Dhha, Bhe, Bho, Faa, Ddha, Bh, Fi, Fa, Fo, Fu, Rh.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Benjamin

The name Benjamin is suitable for baby born in Mrigashirsha nakshatra

Mrigashirsha Nakshatra: "The deer's head". Also known as āgrahāyaṇī

Lord: Mangala (Mars)
Symbol: Deer's head
Deity: Soma, Chandra, the Moon god
Indian zodiac: 23° 20' Vrishabha - 6° 40' Mithuna
Western zodiac: 19°20' Gemini - 2°40' Cancer
Other name options, having Mrigashirsha nakashatra are name starting with : Ve, Be, Vo, Bo, Ka, Ke.

Famous Name Benjamin

  • Benjamin Peterson

    was the winner of the gold medal in Freestyle 90 kg wrestling at the 1972 Summer Olympics as well as earning a Silver Medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics representing the United States. As a college wrestler, Peterson was a two-time NCAA champion at Iowa St


  • Miles Benjamin

    is a rugby union player who plays at Wing for Worcester Warriors in the RFU Championship. He also played several other sports in his youth, representing the West Midlands at athletics and water polo, and Warwickshire at cricket. He received the Bache memo


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