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Benjamin Name

Gender : Male

Origin : English

Popularity : 10

Benjamin Name Meaning

Also french and german): of biblical origin. Benjamin was one of the founders of the twelve tribes of israel, the youngest of the twelve sons of jacob. His mother rachel died in giving birth to him, and in her last moments she named him benoni, meaning `s.

The youngest son of the biblical Jacob and Rachel, Benjamin’s name means “son of thesouth,” referring to his birth in Canaan, or possibly “son of older father.” Once a predominantlyJewish name (with Puritan adoptions back in the day—think Ben Franklin), now everyone uses it.Here’s to Mrs. Robinson for the spike in the name—her sultry drawl of recent college graduateBenjamin Braddock’s name in The Graduate may have helped turn people on to the name. And theBenji movies of the 1970s, about a heroic mutt, didn’t hurt. (Neither did comic Benny Hill, oddly.)It’s a good name for distinguished statesmen: Israeli P.M. Netanyahu, inventor and statesman Franklin,British P.M. Disraeli, United States President Harrison. Note: Nickname Ben has become a nameitself. Why not give him the real thing and just call him Ben for short?

Benjamin is a boy name that comes from the English origin. Benjamin name consists of 8 letters that have 3 vowels, 5 consonants and starts with B. It is listed in the top 1000 popular baby boy names in the United States in 2015. Benjamin is a given name that is most common in English speaking countries, its number 51 in Australia , number 4 in Canada. It´s also popular in Scandinavia; it was a top name in Norway. The English baby boy name Benjamin first appeared on the male naming lists in 1910 in Alabama. 13608 boys were named Benjamin and this year, Benjamin sits at number 10 in the U.S. charts - 2 points rise from number 12 in 2014, and as a first name, its highest position is in 1989 since 1880. Also it is most popular in California with recorded 1809 babies given name Benjamin in 2015 in this state. It is listed in the top 1000 popular baby boy names in the United Kingdom in 2015 and given name Benjamin succeed to enter the top 500 in France in the same year and 2328 parents have chosen Benjamin in UK. However, its popularity rank in England and Wales is 30, Scotland is 49 and North Ireland rank is 58. Also some celebrities like this name and John Travolta & Kelly Preston ( as Benjamin ), John Travolta & Kelly Preston ( as Benjamin Hunter  ), Gisele Bundchen & Tom Brady ( as Benjamin Rein ) have given Benjamin name their sons.

Variations : Jewish: Binyamin (the modern Hebrew form), Russian: Venyamin. Short form : English: Ben English: Benny, Bennie, Benji (e)

Nicknames : Ben, Benny, Benji

Alternatives : Nathaniel, Jonah, Samuel, Aaron

Benjamin given name
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Benjamin Name Numerology

Benjamin name personality number is 8. People see them as well rounded and having good business sense. They appear confident, lucky, and highly resourceful. The eight personality is very ambitious and competitive, but typically good- natured about it. Eight people love to push themselves to reach consistently higher goals. They are very good at envisioning and developing projects. People see them as well rounded and having good business sense.

Benjamin name soul urge number is 6. They are responsible , protective, and especially conscientious towards those who depend upon them. They place more importance on domestic matters than career and need to feel valued and needed by others. You love people and believe the greatest expression of your inner divinity is through teaching and guidance. Your soul urge is to nurture and take care of others. You are happiest when you see the positive results of your influence blossom in other people. However, you also have a tendency to become very attached to a perceived soulmate. One of your challenges is to learn to let go when relationships end.

Benjamin name expression number is 5. Many people may think a life full of changes as unstable, but a person with 5 of expression number will always see changes as an approach to new opportunities. The person with the 5 expression number is a natural adventurer, someone who thrives on new experiences and who is a life long seeker on methods. Five’s change their minds often and when they give themselves the freedom to explore. These people are often “jack of all trades” types who are self-taught in many areas and are always wanting to try something new. Enjoy working with people, but try to do your job without restrictions and difficulties imposed by others. Smart and easy to grasp, but the thought process, as well as all your life, scattered and disorganized. Be thoroughly and focused if you want to succeed.

Benjamin name balance number is 2. The person has tact and diplomacy to draw upon and tends to be able to compromise. You let others influence and lead you in difficult times. They let others influence and lead you in difficult times. You lack the basic confidence and fortitude needed to face a difficult situation. You lose your nerves in hard times. You need to be more calm,reflective and composed so that you can find a suitable way to solve a problem.

Letter Analyis For Benjamin Name

  • B represents our emotional reactions. It is friendly, sympathetic and enjoys domesticity. Positively, B is bountiful, sensitive and negatively, belligerent.
  • E is a friendly number which is warm hearted, loving and compassionate. When it is the first vowel in a name the bearer is freedom loving and charming. Positively, entertaining, intellectual and negatively, unreliable.
  • N represents imagination. It is intuitive and communicative. Positively, N can be intuitive, certain but negatively, it can be covetous.
  • J is truthful, benevolent and intelligent. When it is the first consonant in a name the bearer will possess an unyielding desire not to give up and will therefore find success – eventually. Positively, intelligent, reliable and negatively, lazy.
  • A has a great deal of confidence which enables it to achieve objectives. When it is the first vowel in a name, the bearer tends to be alert and bold. Positively, A can be leader, confident but negatively, arrogant.
  • M has a great deal of self confidence and is therefore likely to achieve success. It is also an industrious letter that can be somewhat of a workaholic. Positively, industrious, courageousous and negatively, impatient.
  • I represents law and as a general rule is sensitive, compassionate and humane. Positively, inspirational, impulsive and negatively, quick to anger.
  • N represents imagination. It is intuitive and communicative. Positively, N can be intuitive, certain but negatively, it can be covetous.

Benjamin Name Poem

  • B is for Boisterous, always in high spirits
  • E is for Exciting, a thrill to be with
  • N is for Noble, an honorable heart
  • J is for Joyful, always looking on the bright side
  • A is for Ardent, fiery passion
  • M is for Meaningful, the way you lead your life
  • I is for Industrious, commited to your work
  • N is for Noble, an honorable heart

Famous People Named Benjamin

  • Benjamin Thompson Physicist, b. 1753
  • Benjamin Franklin Politician, b. 1706
  • Benjamin Constant Philosopher, b. 1767
  • Benjamin Harrison Politician, b. 1833
  • Benjamin Angus Wright Composer, b. 1950
  • Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield Politician, b. 1804
  • Benjamin Britten Composer, b. 1913
  • Benjamin Netanyahu Politician, b. 1949
  • Benjamin Walker Actor, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
  • H. Jon Benjamin Actor, Bob's Burgers
  • Benjamin Bratt Actor, Despicable Me 2
  • Benjamin Hollingsworth Actor, Code Black
  • Benjamin Millepied Actor, Black Swan
  • Richard Benjamin Actor, Westworld
  • André Benjamin Soundtrack, The Great Gatsby
  • Benjamin Ayres Actor, Saving Hope
  • Benjamin Koldyke Actor, The Finest Hours
  • Benjamin Sutherland Actor, Murdoch Mysteries
  • John Benjamin Hickey Actor, Flags of Our Fathers
  • Benjamin Salisbury Actor, The Nanny
  • Benjamin Stockham Actor, About a Boy
  • Tiana Benjamin EastEnders
  • Benjamin Flores Jr. Actor, Ride Along
  • Benjamin Whitrow Actor, Chicken Run
  • Benjamin Winspear Actor, The Babadook
  • Owen Benjamin Actor, The House Bunny
  • Benjamin Gibbard Soundtrack, Easy A
  • Benjamin Rigby Actor, Lion
  • Benjamin O'Mahony Actor, Ripper Street
  • Paul Benjamin Actor, The Station Agent
  • Roxanne Benjamin Producer, Southbound
  • Benjamin King Actor, Liv and Maddie
  • Benjamin Stone Actor, The Nine Lives of Chloe King
  • Benjamin Wallfisch Composer, Hidden Figures
  • Benjamin Helstad Actor, Kongen av Bastøy
  • Don Benjamin Self, America's Next Top Model
  • Benjamin Haigh Actor, The Conjuring 2
  • Jill Benjamin The Adventures of Big Handsome Guy and His Little Friend
  • Benjamin Farmer Actor, The Falls
  • Benjamin Kanes Actor, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Benjamin Sadler Actor, Passion
  • Michael Benjamin Washington Actor, 30 Rock
  • J. Benjamin Chulay Editor, Melrose Place
  • Benjamin Biolay Actor, Pourquoi tu pleures?
  • Christopher Benjamin Actor, The Plague Dogs
  • Benjamin Caron Director, Sherlock
  • Benjamin Busch Actor, The Wire
  • Benjamin Kimball Smith Actor, Jerry Maguire

Movies With The Name Benjamin In The Title

  • Breaking Benjamin Live: The Homecoming (2007 TV Movie)
  • The Redemption of Benjamin Black (2014)
  • Benjamin Troubles (2015)
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
  • Tommy Benjamin (2014)
  • Benjamin Sniddlegrass and the Cauldron of Penguins (2011)
  • La mujer de Benjamín (1991)
  • Benjamín dúfa (1995)
  • Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake (1942)
  • Mon oncle Benjamin (1969)
  • Benjamin ou Les mémoires d'un puceau (1968)
  • Benjamín Argumedo el rebelde (1979)
  • Benjamin Wolf (2012)
  • Turn of the Screw by Benjamin Britten (2004 TV Movie)
  • Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict (2013)
  • Private Benjamin (1980)
  • Benjamin Blümchen - Seine schönsten Abenteuer (1997)
  • All About the Benjamins (2002)
  • Monsieur Benjamin (1987 TV Movie)
  • The Amazing Praybeyt Benjamin (2014)
  • Praybeyt Benjamin (2011)
  • Invisible: The Chronicles of Benjamin Knight (1993)
  • Private Benjamin
  • Benjamin Falck and the Ghost Dagger (2017)
  • The Ingenious Adventure of Benjamin Gale

Fictional Characters Named Benjamin

  • Benjamin (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1999))
  • Benjamin (Kaptein Sabeltann - Kongen på havet (2011))
  • Benjamin (The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012))
  • Benjamin Franklin (John Adams (2008))
  • Benjamin Disraeli (Disraeli (1978))
  • Benjamin Kettle (Ma and Pa Kettle (1949))
  • Benjamin Harrison (The American President (2000))
  • Benjamin Netanyahu (Eretz Nehederet (2003))
  • Benjamin (Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (2012))
  • Benjamin (Invisible: The Chronicles of Benjamin Knight (1993))
  • Benjamin (Big Brats (2013))
  • Benjamin (Sous le soleil (1996))
  • Benjamin (Lost in Gray (2014))
  • Benjamín (Bésame en la boca (1995))
  • Benjamin (Bamboo Shark (2011))
  • Benjamin (New Girl (2011))
  • Benjamin (Everyday People (2004))
  • Benjamin (The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning (2008))
  • Benjamin (Suits (2011))
  • Benjamin (Caras & Bocas (2009))
  • Benjamin (At 2:15 (in development))
  • Benjamin (The Simpsons (1989))
  • Benjamin (Jumanji (1995))
  • Benjamin (Das Boot (1985))
  • Benjamin (The Walking Dead (2010))
  • Benjamin (Animal Farm (1999))
  • Benjamin (The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (1982))
  • Benjamin (Die sechs Schwäne (2012))
  • Benjamin (Eastbound & Down (2009))
  • Benjamin (Gentlemen Broncos (2009))
  • Benjamin (The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997))
  • Benjamin (Merci, les enfants vont bien! (2005))
  • Benjamin (La cour des grands (2008))
  • Will Benjamin (H2O: Just Add Water (2006))
  • Benjamin (An American Werewolf in London (1981))
  • Benjamin (Borgen (2010))
  • Benjamin (Twinkle Toes (2012))
  • Benjamin (L'état de Grace (2006))
  • Benjamin (The Golden Veil (2011))
  • Benjamin (One on One (2001))
  • Benjamin (Master of None (2015))
  • Benjamin (Webbed (2015))
  • Shelton Benjamin (WWF SmackDown! (1999))
  • Walter Benjamin (La última frontera (1992))
  • Benjamin Backbite (The School for Scandal (1959))
  • Mama Benjamin (WWE Monday Night RAW (1993))
  • Benjamin Guggenheim (Titanic (1997))
  • Benjamin Beaurevers (Idiotka (1977))
  • Benjamin Horne (Twin Peaks (1990))
  • Benjamin Rush (Freedom: A History of Us (2003))
  • Benjamin Apple (That Hopey Changey Thing (2014))
  • Benjamin Steed (The Work and the Glory (2004))
  • Benjamin Bunny (Peter Rabbit (2012))
  • Benjamin Blümchen (Benjamin Blümchen - Seine schönsten Abenteuer (1997))
  • Benjamin Constant (Heroische Komödie (1962))
  • Benjamin Church (In the General's Secret Service (2002))
  • Benjamín Esposito (El secreto de sus ojos (2009))
  • Benjamin Moss (Thir13en Ghosts (2001))
  • Benjamin Denton (The League of Gentlemen Are Behind You (2006))
  • Benjamín Smith (Amor a domicilio (1995))
  • Benjamin Partridge (The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (1997))
  • Benjy Benjamin (It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963))
  • Uncle Benjamin (Over the Brooklyn Bridge (1984))
  • Benjamín Taylor (Historias y testigos: Propriedad privada (2004))
  • Benjamin Banneker (Sleepy Hollow (2013))
  • Benjamin Calhoun (Iron Horse (1966))
  • Benjamin Ouma (Space: 1999 (1975))
  • Benjamin Mee (We Bought a Zoo (2011))
  • Benjamin Button (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008))
  • Benjamin King (Saints Row (2006))
  • Mary Benjamin (Nurse (1981))
  • Benjamin Brafman (Hillary's America: The Secret History of the Democratic Party (2016))
  • Benjamín Morandé (Alguien Te Mira (2010))
  • Sir Benjamin (Moonacre (1994))
  • Benjamin Malaussène (Au bonheur des ogres (2013))
  • Hack Benjamin (Big Money Hustlas (2000))
  • Benjamin Latrobe (American Experience (1988))
  • Benjamin Britten (Benjamin Britten: Peace and Conflict (2013))
  • Benjamin Dingle (The More the Merrier (1943))
  • Benjamin Lawrence (The Whale (2013))
  • Benjamin Drexil (Press Gang (1989))
  • Peter Benjamin (The Closer (2005))
  • Alex Benjamin (Damages (2007))
  • Benjamin Brooks (Revenge (2011))
  • Benjamin Murmelstein (War and Remembrance (1988))
  • Benjamin Foster (The Fosters (1976))
  • Benjamin Brown (Dark Alibi (1946))
  • Benjamin Trane (Vera Cruz (1954))
  • Benjamin Longshadow (Banshee (2013))
  • Benjamin Meadows (The Bill (1984))
  • Jamie Benjamin (The Pit (1981))
  • Benjamin Gold (Dawson's Creek (1998))
  • Benjamin Sloan (Ghost Whisperer (2005))
  • Benjamin Reyes (The Guardian (2006))
  • Benjamin Ryan (Dangerous Lady (1995))
  • Benjamin Clay (Touched by an Angel (1994))
  • Benjamin's Ex (Heights (2005))
  • Benjamin Penvenen (Poldark (1975))
  • Benjamin Bright (IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix (2005))
  • Benjamin North (Choose Your Own Adventure: The Abominable Snowman (2006))
  • Mr. Benjamin (Love, American Style (1969))
  • Sophie Benjamin (H2O: Just Add Water (2006))
  • Benjamin Fisk (Hill Street Blues (1981))
  • Paul Benjamin (Smoke (1995))
  • Benjamin Hooks (Show Me a Hero (2015))
  • Benjamin Danz (Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005))
  • Benjamin Wallenberg (Les limiers (2013))
  • Benjamin Higgenbottom (The Mighty B! (2008))
  • Benjamin Martin (The Patriot (2000))
  • Benjamin Nyholm (Livvagterne (2009))
  • Benjamin Pontipee (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954))
  • Benjamin Kendrick (Wind at My Back (1996))
  • Benjamin Cisco (Act of God (2009))
  • Benjamin Lockwood (Joey (2004))
  • Benjamin Avery (Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993))
  • Benjamin Lebel (Le sang de la vigne (2011))
  • Benjamín Cruz (Feroz (2010))
  • Benjamin Lambert (United States of Tara (2009))
  • Benjamin Rand (Kidnapped (2006))
  • Benjamin Boone (One Cooks, the Other Doesn't (1983))
  • Benjamin Dubois (Crank Yankers (2002))
  • Adam Benjamin (London's Burning (1988))
  • Benjamin Strauss (The Hunting Party (2007))
  • Derek Benjamin (Ghost Whisperer (2005))
  • Lucy Benjamin (Ghost Whisperer (2005))
  • Benjamin Barnes (Out of Practice (2005))
  • Benjamin Schulberg (The Company You Keep (2012))
  • Benjamin Sago (All My Children (1970))
  • Benjamin Lewis (Dirt (2007))
  • Benjamin O'Ryan (Suspect Zero (2004))
  • Benjamin Palmore (Signs and Wonders (1995))
  • Benjamin Byrd (House M.D. (2004))
  • Benjamin Ramirez (The Division (2001))
  • Benjamin Brandysnap (The Magic Pudding (2000))
  • Dr. Benjamin (The Single Guy (1995))
  • Benjamin Silver (Sweethearts (1938))
  • Benjamin Ernst (Hey Dude (1989))
  • Benjamin Beecham (The Chiltern Hundreds (1949))
  • E.V. Benjamin (Secretariat (2010))
  • Benjamin Ballon (A Shot in the Dark (1964))
  • Benjamin Rogen (Punishment (2008))
  • Wesley Benjamin (Lincoln Heights (2006))
  • Benjamin Kenric (Roomies (2015))
  • Benjamin Pierce (Scanners (1981))
  • Benjamin Montana (Charmed (1998))
  • Travis Benjamin (Lincoln Heights (2006))
  • Daniel Benjamin (Dorm Life (2008))
  • Ella Benjamin (Notorious (2016))
  • Benjamin Witternberg (In aller Freundschaft (1998))
  • Benjamin Patrick (Waterloo Road (2006))
  • Benjamin Borges (Goede tijden, slechte tijden (1990))
  • Benjamin Jones (The Catch (2016))
  • Benjamin Neustädter (Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten (1992))
  • Benjamin Kuttner (Die Spezialisten - Im Namen der Opfer (2016))
  • Benjamin Steiner (Alles außer Sex (2005))
  • Benjamin Parker (Touched by an Angel (1994))
  • Benjamin Stobert (The Americans (2013))
  • Benjamin Decada (Monday Mornings (2013))
  • Benjamin Ford (Killing Season (2013))
  • Benjamin Chudnofsky (The Green Hornet (2011))
  • Benjamin Dundee (Kung Fu (1972))
  • Benjamin Cahill (Timeless (2016))
  • Benjamin Harvey (Captain Ron (1992))
  • Benjamin Brown (Dark Alibi (1946))
  • Benjamin Young (Strike the Tent (2005))
  • Benjamin Birkenstock (Ein Fall für B.A.R.Z. (2005))
  • Benjamin Blake (Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake (1942))
  • Benjamin Spano (Glamour Dolls (2016))
  • Benjamin Rand (Being There (1979))
  • Benjamín Keller (Mamá Mechona (2014))
  • Thomas Benjamin (Ghost Whisperer (2005))
  • Benjamín Fabres (La Familia de al Lado (2010))
  • Benjamin Arnold (Sky Racket (1937))
  • Benjamin Ferreira (5 Viudas Sueltas (2013))
  • Benjamin Mudge (Around the World in 80 Days (1989))
  • Benjamin Donovan (Daredevil (2015))
  • Benjamin Fiedler (Keeping Up with the Steins (2006))
  • Benjamin Asmus (Küstenwache (1997))
  • Benjamin Carrol (Paradise (1988))
  • Benjamin Kertland (Orphan Black (2013))
  • Benjamin Feuerbach (Die Familienanwältin (2006))
  • Benjamin Wylie (Moonlighting (1985))
  • Benjamin Winter (Ally McBeal (1997))
  • Benjamin Salt (Eliza Graves (2014))
  • Benjamin Richards (Royal Pains (2009))
  • Benjamin Lippl (Die Gerichtsmedizinerin (2005))
  • Benjamin Grant (Wait (2004))
  • Jill Benjamin (Ghost Whisperer (2005))
  • Benjamín Ossandón (Las Vega's (2013))
  • Benjamin Finch (Harriet's Back in Town (1972))
  • Benjamin Price (Ravenswood (2013))
  • Benjamin Keynes (The Objective (2008))
  • Cousin Benjamin (Mortal Sins (1989))
  • Michelle Benjamin (Kings (2009))
  • Benjamín Cruchaga (Machos (2003))
  • Dr. Benjamin (Blessings (2003))
  • Benjamin Fowler (Scarecrows (1988))
  • Benjamin Kapanay (Blood Diamond (2006))
  • Benjamin Katz (Desperate Housewives (2004))
  • Benjamin Krause (Einmal Bulle, immer Bulle (2004))

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