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Unique code of the name Benedict: 605
First name Benedict backwards: Tcideneb
Meaning and origin of the name Benedict
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.