Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Benedict (#1209 A YEAR AGO) is the only prominent alternative form of Benedictus (NOT IN TOP 2000). This form of Benedictus was favored by parents during the years 1910-1919 (#499) and is somewhat less conventional today. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Americus, Anicetus, Bendick, Benedetto, Benet, Benett, Benicio, Benito, Bennito, Benoit, Bonifacius, Ernestus, Jenarius, Leviticus, Renatus, Severinus and Zenobius. These names tend to be more commonly used than Benedictus.See names in meaning and etymology.