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What does Yemin mean?

Yemin Pronunciation of Yemin [yemin] as a boys' name is a Hebrew name, and the meaning of Yemin is "son of the right hand; son of the south; son of my old age". Yemin is an alternate form of Benjamin (Hebrew).

Associated with: old.


Yemin has 1 variant: Yamin.

4 more relations via Benjamin: Ben, Benn, Jamin and Yamino.

Creative forms:
(male) Yemi, Yesmin, ..

(female) Yemi, Yemil, ..

Middle name pairings:
Yemin Aydan (Y.A.), ..

How popular is Yemin?

Yemin is an uncommon first name for males. Yemin is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Yemin (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Ben (#740 last year), Benjamin (#10) and Jamin. Other forms, like Yamino, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Yemin was at its peak during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.8%) and has remained as conventional to this day (usage 0.7%, 9%), but with the form Ben becoming less in vogue. Benjamin has generally been popular among parents. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ben, Benjamin, Jamin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Yemin is pronounced similarly to Aimon, Aman, Amein, Amin, Ammon, Amon, Amyn, Ayman, Aymon, Eaman, Eamon, Eman, Iman, Wyman, Yeoman and Youman. Other recommended names are Armin, Bevin, Devin, Ermin, Fermin, Germin, Hein, Herin, Jermin, Jevin, Kevin, Levin, Nevin, Osmin, Regin, Tevin and Ymir. These names tend to be more frequently used than Yemin.

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