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Name Benjamín

Meaning:son of the right hand, son of the south, son of luckTools:

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About the name Benjamín in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:Spanish
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Benjamin, Benjámin, Benjamim, Beniamina, Beniamino, Bünyamin     Details
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About Benjamin/Beniamina, the group of names with the same origin as Benjamín

Meaning/translation:son of the right hand, son of the south, son of luck
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:in the Bible Benjamin is the youngest son of Jacob and thus the name of one of the 12 tribes of Israel
Words:ben = the son  Hebrew
 yamin = right (right as opposed to left), the right hand, the south  Hebrew
Topics:12 Tribes of Israel, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Ben Germany First 2013,  1:Benjamín Chile 2011,  4:Benjamin Zurich 2015,  49:Benjámin Hungary 2005,  77:Benjamim Portugal 2014,  719:Benny USA 1993
Old/original forms:Binjamin Hebrew
Name variants:Beniamina, Ben, Beniamino, Benjamim, Benjamin, Benjamín, Benjámin, Benji, Benjie, Benjy, Bennie, Benny, Bünyamin   Sortable list   Details
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Argentina 2009 39
Argentina/Buenos AiresGraph2015 6,  2014 2,  2012 22010 3
ChileGraph2015 2,  2014 2,  2013 2,  2012 2,  2011 1,  2010 1,  2009 1,  2008 1,  2007 1
IcelandGraph2013 262012 30
Uruguay/MontevideoGraph2010 102009 11
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