Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:1612
Meaning:son
Ben as a boy's name is pronounced ben. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ben is "son". Many Hebrew names combine Ben with another name, for example Ben-Baruch, meaning "son of the blessed".

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  • Ben Enwonwu
    Artist
  • Ben Jonson
    Playwright, Poet

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Source: Social Security Administration

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