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Gender: Female Meaning of Benicia: "blessed one" Origin of Benicia: Spanish

The name Benicia is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "blessed one". Benicia and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "[Girls] Love, Like, Lose -- Names searched right now".

From the experts:

There are several fine Ben-beginning boy's names, such as BENJAMIN and BENEDICT, but girls names like this and BENJAMINA don't fare as well.

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Pop Culture References for the name Benicia

Benicia, California, USA, named for Francisca Benicia Carillo de Vallejo


RoddyThlayli Says:


I'm not a huge fan of Benjamina, but Benicia is really pretty.

indiefendi2 Says:


Benicia is lovely! I'd absolutely use it.

Guest Says:


I don't see how there's anything wrong with this. It's worlds better than Benjamina.