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Gender: Male Pronunciation: ben-EE-see-o Meaning of Benicio: "blessed" Origin of Benicio: Spanish

The name Benicio is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "blessed". Benicio and is often added to lists like Cool Names with a Strong O and discussed in our forums with posts like "Sibset makeover game! B/G pairs".

From the experts:

Smoldering Spanish actor Benicio Del Toro made this version an American possibility. It debuted on the US Top 1000 in 2016, when it was the third-fastest-rising boys' name.

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Famous People Named Benicio

Benicio Monserrate Rafael del Toro, Puerto Rican actor
Murilo Benício (Ribeiro), Brazilian actor
Lennon Benicio Higgenson (b. 2009), son of musician Tom Higgenson of the Plain White T's

Pop Culture References for the name Benicio

Benicio Gabriel, character in 2011 film "Drive"