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pinWhat does Bengt mean?

Bengt /bengt/ [1 syll.] as a name for boys. Bengt's root is Latin, and the name Bengt means "blessed". Bengt is a version, with the suffix -gt, of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus.


Bengt has 2 variants: Bennt and Bent.

Bengt has 20 more relations via Benedict: Ben, Bendick, Bendict, Benedetto, Benedick, Benedicto, Benedictos, Benedictus, Benedikt, Benedikte, Benicio, Benito, Bennedict, Bennedikt, Bennet, Bennett, Bennie, Bennito, Benoit and Venedictos.

Kreatif forms: Bengtbo, Bengttho, Bobengt. [more]

pinHow 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)

Popular related forms of Bengt (not ranked) 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 (usage of 0.5748%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.2222%, 61.3%), 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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ben, Benedict, Benito, Bennett, Bennie in U.S.

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

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A suggested similar baby name is Benet. Like Bengt, this name is not commonly used.