Benjamin
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
BEN-jə-min
Meaning
Right hand's son
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Benjamin is of Hebrew origin and means 'right hand's son', but was taken as an English surname after the crusades when it became fashionable to carry Biblical or Jewish names.

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