Meaning: Son of the Right Hand
Main Origin Language: Hebrew
In 2017 the name Ben...
• was given to 325 baby boys
• was the 729th most popular name for baby boys
• was 20% less popular than it was ten years ago
• was most popular in Idaho, Utah, and Massachusetts
Babies Named Ben Born Per Year
Created by BabyNameInstitute.com
Historically the name Ben...
• achieved it's highest popularity in 1962
• achieved it's lowest popularity in 1994
• is 57% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1950s
• is 3% less common in the 2010s than it was in the 1990s
Rank Popularity of Baby Name Ben Per State
Geographically the name Ben...
• 26% more popular west of the Mississippi than east of the Mississippi
Boy Names With Similar Spelling
Girl Names With Similar Spelling
Average Age of Benjamin
Benjamin is older than 83% of all names
More information on Ben by the Baby Name Institute
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