What does Benni mean?
Benni [ben-ni] as a girls' name is a Latin and Greek name, and the meaning of the name Benni is "blessed; strong, brave bear; victory bringer". Benni is a variant form of Benedicta (Latin): feminine of Benedict. Benni is also a variation of Benita (Spanish, Latin). Benni is also used as a derivative of Bernadine (Old French, Old German) and Bernice (Greek).
(female) Beani, Bini, ..
(male) Benna, Benning, ..
How popular is Benni?
Benni is an uncommon first name for females. Benni is a rare last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Bernita, Bunny, Bernie, Bernice, Bennie, Bernadine and Benita are the popular related forms of Benni (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Berri, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Benni reached its apex in the 1910s (usage of 0.5%). Below is a graphed study of the popularity of Benni and related names. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Benni is alike in pronunciation to Banee, Bena, Bina, Binah, Bogna, Bonie, Bonnee, Bonney, Bonni, Bonnie▼, Bonny, Buena, Buna, Bunnee and Byna. Other recommended names are Anni, Becki, Beki, Bekki, Berna, Berti, Betti, Bonne, Bonnin, Brani, Brenn, Brenna▼, Brenne, Conni, Danni, Deni, Denni, Donni, Fanni, Genni, Ginni, Gwenni, Jeni, Jenni, Jinni, Jonni, Keni, Leni, Leoni, Lonni, Nanni, Ronni, Sonni, Sunni, Teoni, Vinni, Vonni and Xeni. These names tend to be more frequently used than Benni.See names in meaning and etymology.