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Benigno

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How popular is the baby name Benigno in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 6 0 6
1916 6 0 6
1917 8 0 8
1918 6 0 6
1919 6 0 6
1920 8 0 8
1921 9 0 9
1922 10 0 10
1923 14 0 14
1924 9 0 9
1925 14 0 14
1926 15 0 15
1927 13 0 13
1928 21 0 21
1929 11 0 11
1930 9 0 9
1931 11 0 11
1932 12 0 12
1933 8 0 8
1934 13 0 13
1935 8 0 8
1936 9 0 9
1937 15 0 15
1938 14 0 14
1939 16 0 16
1940 7 0 7
1941 6 0 6
1942 10 0 10
1943 13 0 13
1944 8 0 8
1946 12 0 12
1947 12 0 12
1948 14 0 14
1949 15 0 15
1950 18 0 18
1951 12 0 12
1952 8 0 8
1953 11 0 11
1954 16 0 16
1955 12 0 12
1956 21 0 21
1957 20 0 20
1958 21 0 21
1959 8 0 8
1960 23 0 23
1961 8 0 8
1962 15 0 15
1963 22 0 22
1964 18 0 18
1965 12 0 12
1966 22 0 22
1967 13 0 13
1968 17 0 17
1969 23 0 23
1970 16 0 16
1971 13 0 13
1972 28 0 28
1973 23 0 23
1974 18 0 18
1975 26 0 26
1976 12 0 12
1977 20 0 20
1978 22 0 22
1979 21 0 21
1980 30 0 30
1981 21 0 21
1982 25 0 25
1983 19 0 19
1984 24 0 24
1985 18 0 18
1986 22 0 22
1987 21 0 21
1988 18 0 18
1989 17 0 17
1990 34 0 34
1991 18 0 18
1992 31 0 31
1993 18 0 18
1994 21 0 21
1995 27 0 27
1996 24 0 24
1997 21 0 21
1998 19 0 19
1999 15 0 15
2000 18 0 18
2001 18 0 18
2002 21 0 21
2003 19 0 19
2004 19 0 19
2005 9 0 9
2006 15 0 15
2007 18 0 18
2008 8 0 8
2009 12 0 12
2010 11 0 11
2011 12 0 12
2012 10 0 10
2013 11 0 11
2014 12 0 12

Fun Facts about the name Benigno

  • How many people with the first name Benigno have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,543 babies born with the first name Benigno in the United States. That's more than enough people named Benigno to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Benigno? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Benigno first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Benigno is Thursday, July 1st, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Benigno born? The highest recorded use of the first name Benigno was in 1990 with a total of 34 babies.
  • Random Benigno Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Benigno is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Benigno: Your name in reverse order is Ongineb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gnobeni. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Benigno? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,220 people with the last name Benigno.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Benigno? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Benigno as their last name since less than 1 person in 244k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Common first names for Benigno

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Benigno U.S.
  White 60.57% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 21.07% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.23% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 17.05% 16.26%

Of Last Name Benigno

People with the last name Benigno are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Italian

Origin and Meaning of Benigno

The name "Benigno" is of Italian origin, and it means "Friendly, Kind". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Benigno

Benigno Aquino III

Benigno Aquino III is a Member of the House of Representatives, from Tarlac's 2nd district, 15th President of the Philippines, 5th President of the Fifth Republic, Secretary of the Interior, Local Government, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Senator of the P. Benigno was born on February 8th, 1960 in Sampaloc, Manila.

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Benigno S. Aquino

Benigno S. Aquino was a (1st Speaker of the National Assembly of the Second Philippine Republic), Member of the National Assembly of the Second Philippine Republic from Tarlac, Member of the National Assembly of the Philippines from Tarlac's 2nd District, Philippine Senator f. Benigno was born on September 3rd, 1894 in Concepcion, Tarlac. They left this life on December 20th, 1947.

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Benigno Fitial

Benigno Fitial is an office holder. Benigno was given the name Benigno Repeki Fitial on November 27th, 1945 in Saipan.

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Benigno Ramos

Benigno Ramos was an author, writer, and politician. Benigno was born on February 11th, 1893 in Bulacan, Bulacan, Captaincy General of the Philippines. He breathed his last breath in -1946.

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Benigno G. Tabora

Benigno G. Tabora was an influential individual. His military service ended in 1968. Benigno was born on November 20th, 1915 in Philippines. He breathed his last breath on February 17th, 2008.

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Benigno Ferreira

Benigno Ferreira was a president. His career lasted from 1906 to 1908. Benigno was born on January 13th, 1846. He passed away on June 14th, 1920.

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  • Benigno Zaccagnini
    (famous human)
  • Benigno Bossi
    (famed human)
  • Benigno Hernández
    (congressman)
  • Benigno Filomeno Rojas Ramos
    (famous individual)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Benigno

Joe Benigno

Joe Benigno is a radio host. Joe was born on September 26th, 1953 in Garfield, New Jersey, U.S.

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Francesco Benigno

Francesco Benigno is an actor and singer. Francesco was born on October 4th, 1967 in Palermo.

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Teddy Benigno

Teddy Benigno was a journalist and writer. He was most prominent from 1946 to 2005. Teddy was given the name Teodoro C. Benigno, Jr. on May 18th, 1923 in Manila. He died on June 3rd, 2005.

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Richard Benigno

Richard Benigno is a soccer player for the Oklahoma City Stars, Oklahoma City Spirit, Wichita Wings, and Karlsruher SC. Richard was born on May 20th, 1968 in Dallas.

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What does the name Benigno mean?

Bis for beauty, that comes from within.

Eis for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Nis for narrator, tell many stories

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Gis for generous, your giving nature.

Nis for nice, need I say more?

Ois for objective, always impartial

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