What does Binyamin mean?
Binyamin /bi-nyam-in/ as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Binyamin is "son of the right hand; son of the south; son of my old age". Binyamin is a version of Benjamin (Hebrew) with the prefix Biny-. See also Zev.
Binyamin has 1 variant: Benyamin.more]
How popular is Binyamin?
Binyamin is an uncommon first name for men. Binyamin is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Binyamin and associated names. Prominent variation forms of Binyamin (not ranked) are Benjaman and Benjamin (#12 from recent data). Other variants, like Venyamin, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Binyamin reached its peak 134 years ago (average #296) and is somewhat less today (#506, down 30%), with the form Benjaman becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
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Recommended similar baby names are Anakin, Bain, Beagin, Beaman, Beamen, Beamon, Bellamie, Benejamen, Benjiman▼, Benjimen, Biagio, Birgin, Bivian, Blain, Bonami, Bonamy, Bradin, Brain▼, Braylin, Brittain, Bryan▲, Brysin, Bunyan, Firmin, Jamin, Quintain, Silvain, Sinjin and Yamin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Binyamin.