Benzion: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Benzion
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Means "son of Zion." Zion is another name for Israel, both the land and by extension the Jewish people. Also spelled Ben Zion. Nicknames are Ben, Benny, Bentz, Bentzi, and Buzzy.
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Ben, Benny, Bentz, Bentzi, Buzzy.
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A Hebrew name used more commonly beginning in the 20th century with the founding of the state of Israel.
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Ben Zion Bokser, famous 20th century Conservative rabbi
Benzion Chanowitz, professor of psychology
Benzion Dinur, Israeli historian
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Bentz, the counterpart to Bert in the Israeli production of Sesame Street, "Shalom Sumsum"