Gender: Female Meaning of Bente: "blessed" Origin of Bente: Danish feminine form of Benedict

Bente Origin and Meaning

The name Bente is a girl's name of Danish origin meaning "blessed".

Bente, pronounced ben-tah, is a popular girls' name in both The Netherlands and Denmark though largely unknown in the English-speaking world. It suffers by being a near-homonym of the English word bent, not the best dictionary equivalent for a first name. Still, if you're looking for a girls' name that equates to Ben or Benjamin or Benedict, this may be one of your best bets.

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maibritt Says:


This is actually a unisex name. But I would still say that it is more used for girls. At least in that is how it is in Germany.