Benjamin originates from Hebrew. It is derived from the name Binyamin and can be translated to "son of the right hand." In the Old Testament, Benjamin was the name of the youngest son of Jacob and Rachel. Benjamin has been steadily increasing in popularity and is currently in the top 20 names for baby boys in the United States.
Similar Names: Benji, Ben
Famous Benjamin Names: Ben Affleck (actor), Benjamin Bratt (actor)