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FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Benita f

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Benita: Benituson
  • daughter of Benita: Benitudóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Benita
Accusative Benitu
Dative Benitu
Genitive Benitu

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

First recorded as a given name of Latvians in the end of the 19th century. From Spanish Benita.

Proper nounEdit

Benita f

  1. A female given name.

ReferencesEdit

  • Klāvs Siliņš: Latviešu personvārdu vārdnīca. Riga "Zinātne" 1990, ISBN 5-7966-0278-0
  • [1] Population Register of Latvia: Benita was the only given name of 1103 persons in Latvia on May 21st 2010.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Feminine form of Benito, from Benedicto, from LatinBenedictus. Equivalent to the rare English name Benedicta.

Proper nounEdit

Benita f

  1. A female given name.