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Meaning and name origin

Benji \b(e)-nji, ben-ji\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Benji is "son of the right hand; son of the south; son of my old age". Benji is a variant of Benjamin (Hebrew); biblical: Benyamin was the 12th, youngest and most beloved son of the patriarch Jacob and Rachel, and was originally named Benoni.

Benji has 4 variant forms: Benjee, Benjey, Benjie, Benjy.


Benji is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Benji and its variant forms. Variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Ben and Benjamin. (2015 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ben, Benjamin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

A suggested similar baby name is Kenji. Like Benji, this name is not commonly used.


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