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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Benaiah

  • Gender: Boy
  • #11033 All Time
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How popular is the name "Benaiah" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1976 7 0 7
1977 5 0 5
1978 6 0 6
1979 6 0 6
1981 7 0 7
1982 7 0 7
1983 9 0 9
1985 6 0 6
1986 5 0 5
1987 8 0 8
1988 6 0 6
1989 10 0 10
1990 7 0 7
1991 12 0 12
1992 7 0 7
1993 12 0 12
1994 10 0 10
1995 8 0 8
1996 17 0 17
1997 15 0 15
1998 13 0 13
1999 17 0 17
2000 13 0 13
2001 13 0 13
2002 16 0 16
2003 17 0 17
2004 16 0 16
2005 25 0 25
2006 35 0 35
2007 40 0 40
2008 41 0 41
2009 46 0 46
2010 60 0 60
2011 67 0 67
2012 95 0 95
2013 86 0 86
2014 94 0 94

Want to know about the populiarty of Benaiah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 864 babies born with the name Benaiah in the United States. That's more than enough Benaiahs to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Benaiah" was in 2012 with a total of 95 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Benaiah" is not a popular baby boy's name in Colorado. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Colorado have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 94 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Benaiah popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Benaiah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

What does the name "Benaiah" mean?

B is for beloved, as you are to many.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

Your name in reverse order is "Haianeb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Naahibe". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Benaiah born Nov 11, 2002

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 950. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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