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Gender of the name Benedict: male
Unique code of the name Benedict: 605
First name Benedict backwards (ananym): Tcideneb
The name comes from the Latin word benedictio meaning - "benediction; praise; glorification; blessing".
St. Benedict of Nursia - founder of western monasticism, born at Nursia, c. 480; died at Monte Cassino, 543.
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