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Boy Name: Bent

Name: Bent
Pronunciation: \b(e)-nt\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: blessed
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Bennt, Benet
Similar Names: Bert, Ben, Benn, Bengt, Bernt, Brent, Kent
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 8004


Bent \b(e)-nt\ as a boy's name is a variant of Benedict (Latin), and the meaning of Bent is "blessed".

The baby name Bent sounds like Bennt and Benet. Other similar baby names are Bert, Ben, Benn, Bengt, Bernt, Brent and Kent.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Bent.


Bent is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#8004 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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