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Benny Meaning


What does Benny mean?

The name Benny is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Benny is "son of my right hand".

Benny is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Be-nny.

The Given Name Benny

Benny is a diminutive of Benjamin, Benedict. See Benjamin, Benedict for further details.

Benny is a name with authenticness.

This 2 syllable name has charm and grace.

Benny is also great as a middle name.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Benny Friedman, and Benny Hill.

Benny Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,426 in baby name popularity for boys with 121 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,434 in baby name popularity for boys with 118 occurrences. It ranked 16,801 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Benny has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Benny Name Popularity Page.

Benny Related Names

Benny is a diminutive of Benjamin, Benedict.

Famous Bennys

  • Benny Friedman ~ Football Player
  • Benny Hill ~ Actor

Benny Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Benny.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Benny Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Benny in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Benny.

Just for fun, see the name Benny in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Benny in Nautical Flags page.