Definition of Benjamin in English:


Syllabification: Ben·ja·min
Pronunciation: /ˈbenjəmən
  • 1(In the Bible) a Hebrew patriarch, the youngest son of Jacob and Rachel (Gen. 35:18, 42, etc.).
  • 1.1The smallest tribe of Israel, traditionally descended from Benjamin.

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