Benedict

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From Late Latin Benedictus (blessed, well spoken of), from Latin benedīcō (I bless).

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Benedict

  1. A male given name, particularly of the sixth-century founder of the Benedictine order, and of several popes.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

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Proper noun[edit]

Benedict m (genitive Benedicts)

  1. A male given name, a less common spelling of Benedikt