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Bengt

What does Bengt mean?

Bengt Pronunciation of Bengt [bengt] as a name for boys has its root in Latin, and the name Bengt means "blessed". Bengt is a version of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus.

Associated with: blessed.

Variations

Bengt has 2 variants: Bennt and Bent.

Bengt has 8 more relations via Benedict: Ben, Bendict, Benito, Bennet, Bennett, Bennie, Bennito and Benoit.

Creative forms:
(male) Beengt, Bongt, ..

(female) Benda, Benna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bengt Abdiel (B.A.), ..

How popular is Bengt?

Bengt is an unusual first name for men. Bengt is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular related forms of Bengt (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Ben (#740 a year ago), Benedict (#1209), Benito (#1742), Bennett (#153) and Bennie. These forms of Bengt were popular 135 years ago (adoption of 0.4%) and have become much less conventional since (adoption 0.2%, 54%), with forms such as Bennie becoming less fashionable. Ben is more familiar than the rest, although Bennett seems to be getting popular too. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ben, Benedict, Benito, Bennett, Bennie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ben outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Benet, Benett, Benji, Benjy, Benn, Benne, Benno, Benny, Berg, Bergh, Berndt, Bernet, Bernt, Bert, Bing, Bingo, Brendt, Brennt (see Brent), Brent and Brentt. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bengt.

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