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See also: benito
- Rhymes: -iːtəʊ
- A male given name of Spanish derivation; English equivalent: Benedict
- (card game) A card game played using a deck of 1990 MLB all-star playing cards.
- An unincorporated community in California
- An unincorporated community in Kentucky
- A village in Manitoba
- Rhymes: -ito
Based on Ecclesiastical Latin, Late Latin Benedictus, from benedictus (“blessed; well spoken of”), from Latin benedico. Cf. benito (“Benedictine monk”). Compare Spanish Bento, French Benoît, Italian Benedetto.