The name Bennett is originally a British and Irish last name. It’s doing well in its own right as a first name, largely as an alternative to the classic name Benjamin. Bennett is a derivative of the Latin word Benedictus, meaning “blessed”. Bennett is a fun, preppy little name that can easily be personalized, starting with the French variant Benoit or just the nickname Ben!
Rank in the year 2015
Bennett was ranked #270 in the most popular American names of 2015.
Share this name with a close friend!