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Beniamina - Meaning of Beniamina

What does Beniamina mean?

[ syll. be-nia-mi-na, ben-iam-ina ] The baby girl name Beniamina is pronounced BEHNiyAHMIYNAH †. Beniamina's language of origin is Hebrew and it is used mainly in the Italian language. The name is of the meaning 'son of the south, son of the right hand, son of my old age, favorite'. It is a biblical name derived from ben meaning 'son' ; yamin 'south, right, right hand' ; yamim 'days'. The generic name has been used in the Old Testament of the Bible. Also used by the twelve tribes of Israel.

See also the related categories, biblical, italian, and tribes (folk).

Beniamina is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Beniamina include Benjameana, Benjameena, Benjamyna, Bonamea, and Bonameah.

† approx English pronunciation for Beniamina: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"


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