What does Benedict mean?

a newly married man (especially one who has long been a bachelor)

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How is Benedict pronounced?


What does it say about you to have a cat named Benedict?

Benedict is a name that means "benign, kind, and peaceful." It may suggest that you are gentle and kind, or that you are someone who is peaceful and calm.

Is Benedict a good cat name?

Benedict has more syllables than most cat names, but if you want to make the name shorter, you can always give your cat a nickname. Benedict isn't one of the most common cat names, so your kitty will make waves! If you love the name, you should pick it!

Benedict is found in these categories:

badass cat names

Echoes tough guy Cumberbatch and saintly strength, with a dash of mystery.

elegant cat names

This posh moniker hails from Latin, meaning blessed, and evokes sophistication.


Based on likes, Benedict ranks #1,957 with users of

Benedict is not a common cat name. If you love to stand out, this is a very good thing!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Benedict was, over the past 30 days, the 1482nd ranked cat name for views on

As of May 2024, Benedict is becoming rarer and less popular with new kitten owners. Our stats reveal that the moniker is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a bit of variance in rank for this name. That might suggest its popularity is based on seasonal factors or perhaps pop culture events.

In the past week, Benedict was viewed 13 times, and liked 0 times.

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