Ben Name Meaning & Origin

Ben

Pronunciation: BEHN (key)

Origin of the name Benjamin:

Derived from the Hebrew binyāmīn (son of the right hand). The name was borne by American statesman and inventor Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 90). Short: Ben. Pet: Benny.

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Related Names:

Benjamin, Benny, Benedict, Bennett, Bennie

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Nicknames for Ben

Benji,
Bennaroo,
Benny,
Ben Ben,
Benjaminge

Meanings and history of the name Ben

Nickname for Benoni, Benito, Bennett, Benjamin and other names beginning with Ben-.

Famous real-life people named Ben
Ben in song, story & screen

Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
Uncle Ben's Rice
Ben Pepper, eldest son in The Five Little Peppers series books by Margaret Sidney
Ben Parker, Spider-Man's uncle (Marvel Comics character)
Ben Walton, from The Waltons TV series.
Ben from Descendants
Ben Harmon from the TV show American Horror Story: Murder House
Ben Hargreeves From the Umbrella Academy.

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