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Gender: Male Origin of Benajah: Hebrew, 'god has built"

The name Benajah is a boy's name of Hebrew origin. Benajah and is often added to lists like Colonial Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Harry Potter themed CAF - PART 3/3".

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Benajah, the name of several minor Old Testament figures, is also written as Benaiah. Benajah might make a great Benjamin update or name for the son of a builder or architect.

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Daiseymae Says:


I have a cousin named Benajah who was the one of the first train engineers in the United States.

MonikerWanderer Says:


Saw this name in a book the other day. Sounds like a really fresh take on Isaiah, Elijah, etc.