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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Benaiah

  • Gender: Boy
  • #10313 All Time
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How popular is the baby 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 26 0 26
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 87 0 87
2014 97 0 97
2015 121 0 121

Want to know about the popularity of the Benaiah baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 990 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 2015 with a total of 121 babies.

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Benaiah" is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of only 97 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 one of the most popular Oklahoma names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Benaiah" mean? The list below shows the origins of Benaiah as well as things modernly associated with the name Benaiah such as celebrities named Benaiah.

Other Inspirations for the Name Benaiah

Benaiah Baby Name
Benaiah Bible
Benaiah Clothing
Benaiah Hebrew Meaning
Benaiah Lion
Benaiah Pronounce
Benaiah Son Of Jehoiada
Benaiah Franklin

Alternative Meanings

B is for bestow, as you give so much.

E is for endear, all those you touch.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

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

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Benaiah born Apr 3, 1987

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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