Pronunciation: [Ben-ja-min]

Gender: Male

Meaning: Son of my right hand

Origin: Hebrew

Son of my right hand.

Variant Forms

BenjyAbbreviation Of Benjamin And Benedict.MaleEnglish
BennieSon of my right handMaleHebrew
BennySon of my right handMaleHebrew

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Walter Benjamin was a German philosopher, literary critic, essayist, writer and social critic.

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Benjamin Franklin was a multi-talented personality.

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Benjamin Cardozo was an eminent American jurist who contributed significantly towards the development of ‘common law’ in United States.

Benjamin Britten is considered one of the greatest composers of the 20th century.

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