What does Bengt mean?
Bengt \b(e)-ngt, ben-gt\ as a name for boys. Bengt's root is Latin, and the name Bengt means "blessed". Bengt is a derivative of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus. Uncommon as a baby name.
Bengt has 20 more related variations via Benedict: Ben▼, Bendick, Bendict, Benedetto, Benedick, Benedicto, Benedictos, Benedictus, Benedikt, Benedikte, Benicio, Benito▼, Bennedict, Bennedikt, Bennet, Bennett▲, Bennie▼, Bennito, Benoit and Venedictos.
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)
Popular related forms of Bengt (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Ben (#723 a year ago), Benedict, Benito, Bennett (#166) and Bennie. These boy names were at the top of their popularity during 1930-1939 and have become much less widespread since, with the forms Ben, Benedict, Benito and Bennie becoming less fashionable. Bennett (#166) is the most fashionable birth name in this list, with this name undergoing a resurgence in usage. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Bengt and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Benet. Like Bengt, this name is not commonly used.