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Gender: F Meaning of Benedicta: "blessed" Origin of Benedicta: Latin

Saintly, and a Mother Superior to boot.

Famous People Named Benedicta

Benedicta Ebbesdotter of Hvide, Queen consort of Sverker II of Sweden
Benedicta Boccoli, Italian actress
Benedicta Chamberlain, British billionaire heiress of William Grant & Sons
Benedicta of Bjelbo, Swedish noble who was abducted in the Maiden Abduction of Vreta
Maria Benedicta Chigbolu, Italian sprinter
Saint Theresa Benedicta of the Cross (born Edith Stein), a German-Polish Carmelite nun who died in Auschwitz for her faith and Jewish ancestry

Pop Culture References for the name Benedicta

Benedicta, main character in Barbara Cartland's "The Duke and the Preacher's Daughter"

Benni, Bennie, Benna

Benedicta's International Variations

Venedicta (Greek) Benicia (Spanish) Benci (Hungarian) Bénédicte (French) Benedeka, Benke, Benedika (Eastern European) Benedikta (German)