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What does Benjey mean?

Benjey Pronunciation of Benjey [ben-jey] as a name for boys has its root in Hebrew, and the meaning of Benjey is "son of the right hand; son of the south; son of my old age". Benjey is a variant form of Benjamin (Hebrew).

Associated with: old.


Benjey has 4 variants: Benjee, Benji, Benjie and Benjy.

7 more relations via Benjamin: Ben, Benjamen, Benjimen, Benn, Bennie, Benno and Benny.

Creative forms:
(male) Beljey, Benley, ..

(female) Bendy, Benley, ..

Middle name pairings:
Benjey Jaheim (B.J.), ..

How popular is Benjey?

Benjey is a rare first name for men. Benjey is a unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Benjamin (#10 via latest list), Ben (#740), Benny (#1444), Bennie, Benji, Benjamen and Benjie are the prominent related forms of Benjey (outside Top 2000). Usage of these forms of Benjey reached its apex during 1880-1889 (average #895) and is almost as conventional today (#1456, down 13.6%), but with versions such as Benny becoming somewhat dated. Benjamin has been the most well-known version. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ben, Benjamen, Benjamin, Benji, Benjie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bennie, Benny in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arney, Bailey, Baley, Barney, Bayley, Beachy, Beale, Beamen, Beasley, Becker, Beechy, Beemer, Beiler, Bellemy, Benet, Benne, Bennet, Bennt, Benoni, Bensen, Bentlee, Bentley, Bently, Benton, Bergen, Berkley, Berle, Berne, Bernie, Berry, Berty, Binky, Birkey, Birney, Blaney, Bonamy, Bonner, Brenley (see Brinley), Brentley, Brently, Briley, Brodey, Burley, Canbey (see Canby), Denbey, Denley, Denney, Dewey, Dunley, Fernley, Finley, Gearey, Hedley, Henley, Hewney, Jerrey (see Jerry), Kelbey, Kenley, Kenney, Kinney, Levey, Linley, Lynley, Owney, Penley, Percey, Randey, Remmey, Sealey, Sergey, Tandey, Toney, Webley, Welbey (see Welby) and Wesley. These names tend to be more commonly used than Benjey.

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