US Popularity:8295
Eben is a boy’s name of Hebrew origin. As a shortened form of the traditional Hebrew name Ebenezer, meaning “stone of help,” Eben translates to “rock.” But don’t be put off by the Scrooge connection—Eben is a name that stands firmly on its own, boasting solid confidence and vintage flair. It can also be thought of as a fresh alternative to names like Ethan, Evan, or Edin. A name like this is sure to instill immovable strength in baby, inspiring them to stand tough in the face of any of life’s challenges.

Eben Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Eben is currently #3724 on The Bump
Boy:Eben is currently #1208 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Eben is currently #8295 in U.S. births
Boy:Eben is currently #2913 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1264
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Online Etymology Dictionary, Ebenezer, October 2017

  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 390

  • Behind the Name, Ebenezer, January 2022

  • Behind the Name, Eben, July 2018

  • Baby Names 2020 by Eleanor Turner, pg. 98

  • Name Doctor, Eben

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