Benita
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
be-NEE-tah
Meaning
One who is blessed
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Benita originates in Latin language and means "one who is blessed". It is a feminine form of Benito, ultimately derived from Benedictus, a very popular masculine name within the Christian world, born by 16 popes.

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Bena, Beneta, Benetta, Benni, Benny, Binnie, Binny, Nita

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Benita Johnson - athlete
Benita Chalmers - published author

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