Given Name BENNY

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: BEN-ee  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT.
VARIANTS: Ben, Benj, Benji, Benjy, Bennie
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Binyamin (Arabic), Benjamin (Biblical), Beniamin (Biblical Greek), Binyamin (Biblical Hebrew), Beniamin (Biblical Latin), Benedikt, Benjamín (Czech), Benjamin, Bendt, Bent (Danish), Benedictus, Benjamin, Ben (Dutch), Pentti (Finnish), Benjamin, Benoît (French), Bieito (Galician), Benedikt, Benjamin, Ben (German), Veniamin (Greek), Peni (Hawaiian), Binyamin (Hebrew), Benedek, Benjámin, Bence (Hungarian), Benedikt, Benjamín (Icelandic), Benedetto, Beniamino, Benito, Bettino (Italian), Benedictus (Late Roman), Bendiks (Latvian), Benediktas, Benjaminas, Benas (Lithuanian), Venijamin (Macedonian), Benjamin (Norwegian), Benedykt (Polish), Benedito, Benjamim, Bento (Portuguese), Beniamin (Romanian), Benedikt, Veniamin, Venyamin (Russian), Benjamín (Slovak), Benito, Benjamín (Spanish), Benjamin, Bengt (Swedish), Bünyamin (Turkish), Benesh (Yiddish)


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Entry updated July 2, 2008