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Gender: Male Meaning of Benaiah: "son of the Lord" Origin of Benaiah: Hebrew

The name Benaiah is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "son of the Lord". Benaiah and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin of the opposite gender?".

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Famous People Named Benaiah

Benaiah, prince of the tribe of Simeon (1 Chr. 4:36)
Benaiah, Biblical figure, son of Jehoiada and David's general and bodyguard
Benaiah the Pirathonite, one of King David's mighty men (2 Samuel 23:30)
Benaiah, Levite in King David's reign (1 Chr. 16:6)
Benaiah, overseer of tithes and offerings in King Hezekiah's time (2 Chr. 31:13)
Benaiah, of the sons of Parosh (Ezra 10:25)
Benaiah, of the sons of Pahath-moab (Ezra 10:30)
Benaiah, of the sons of Nebo (Ezra 10:43)

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