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From Ecclesiastical Latin, Late Latin Benedictus, from benedictus (blessed; well spoken of), from Latin benedico. Cf. benoît. Compare Occitan Beneset, Catalan Benet, Italian Benedetto, Spanish Benito, Portuguese Bento.

Proper noun[edit]

Benoît m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Benedict
  2. A patronymic surname​.

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