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Name Benoît

Meaning:the blessedTools:

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About the name Benoît in particular

Languages of use:French
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Bendik, Benett, Bengt, Benita, Benito, Benji, Benjie, Bennet, Bennie, Bent     Details
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About Benedict/Benedikta, the group of names with the same origin as Benoît

Meaning/translation:the blessed
Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:known from Saint Benedict, an Italian monk that founded the Benedictines (6th century AD)
 until now there were 16 popes with this name
Words:benedicere = to bless  Latin
Topics:New Testament, Popes
Variants' top ranks:5:Benas Lithuania 2013,  10:Benedikt Munich 2005,  14:Bente Denmark 2015,  19:Bengt Sweden 2014,  26:Benedek Hungary 2011,  30:Benedetta Italy 2005,  31:Benedita Portugal 2014,  34:Benett Hungary 2013,  46:Benthe Netherlands 2015,  52:Benício Brazil 2014
Old/original forms:Benedictus Latin
Name variants:Benedetta, Benedicta, Benedicte, Bénédicte, Benedikta, Benedikte, Benedita, Benita, Bente, Benthe, Betta, Benas, Bendik, Benedek, Benedetto, Benedict, Bénédict, Benedikt, Benediktas, Benett, Bengt, Benicio, Benício, Benito, Bennet, Bennett, Benoît, Bent, Bento, Bettino, Betto   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Benoît

Belgium prevalenceGraph2013 1752013 175
FranceGraph2002 101,  2001 82,  2000 80,  1999 80,  1998 65,  1997 60
Switzerland 1997 229
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