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.Kreatif forms:
(male) Bainyamin, Burnyamin, ..
(female) Binyamna, Binyamra, ..
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, Benjamen, Benjamin (#12 from recent data) and Zev (#1225). Other variants, like Veniamin, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Binyamin reached its peak 34 years ago (average #1271) and has remained as conventional to this day (#1309, down 6%), but with the form Benjaman becoming less stylish. Benjamin has generally been preferred by parents. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Recommended 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.