Gender: Male Origin of Benji: Diminutive of Benjamin

Benji Origin and Meaning

The name Benji is a boy's name .

Benji is undeniably cute, much in the way of a — yes, an adorable movie mutt. Ben is the handsome traditional short form of Benjamin, but Benji makes a more unexpected nickname

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sofiaishere Says:


Why are the """experts""" comments always so rude?

ladimon Says:


Please make the description less condescending.

lesliemarion Says:


I doubt most people would pick Benji as a legal first name, but it is a darling little boy nickname for Benjamin, or my favorite, Ebenezer/Eben. I think of little toddler Benji on Leave it to Beaver, as well as of course the cute dog in the movie.

DisDee Says:


Benji Maddens name is Benjamin. Everyone just calls him Benji.