Meaning:Son, son of my right hand
Ben is a masculine name of Hebrew origin meaning “son.” It is related to the name Benjamin derived from the Hebrew Binyamin, which means “son of my right hand.” This short and sweet option is a popular pet name for the likes of Benjamin, Benedict, Benson, and Bennett, but stands proudly in its own right. Baby Ben is sure to love their brand new name!
Famous People Named Ben
Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
- Ben EnwonwuArtist
- Ben JonsonPlaywright, Poet
Ben Name Popularity Data
The Bump Ranking
Overall:Ben is currently #1042 on The Bump
Boy:Ben is currently #282 on The Bump Boy Names
Overall:Ben is currently #1609 in U.S. births
Boy:Ben is currently #546 in U.S. births
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