Ebenezer name meaning

Updated: March 16th, 2024
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, Icelandic, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Ebenezer e-bene-zer
Meaning: Eben and Ezer
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What does Ebenezer mean?

Lofty and Perennial unisex name Ebenezer is used specifically in English, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish and Icelandic, meaning of Ebenezer is "Eben or Ezer" has origin in Hebrew. Ebenezer is Latin form of The Hebrew Name אֶבֶן הָעָזֶר Meaning Stone of Help.

How do I pronounce Ebenezer?

Two syllabled Ebenezer is pronounced as e-bene-zer. There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., eb(e)-nezer.

Variants of Ebenezer


Nicknames for Ebenezer

Common nickname for baby name Ebenezer include:

Names that rhyme with Ebenezer

How popular is the name Ebenezer?

Ebenezer is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1884 and was able to reach the top 800 names. In 1884, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 764 on boy names chart when 54 babies were named Ebenezer.

Over 924 babies in United States have been named Ebenezer. The given name is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, even after 23 years of presence it could not make beyond the top 2000.

There are over 277 babies that have been given the name Ebenezer in England and Wales. It also recently appeared in France baby boy names chart.

However things change on global perspective, Ebenezer is extremely popular in Ghana where every 1 in 300 have the name.

Also the baby name is popular in Nigeria and Cameroon. As per our estimate, over 180000 babies have been bestowed Ebenezer around the globe.

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Ebenezer in Nordic countries

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Numerological aspects of Ebenezer

Learn how to live on your own and trust others without losing yourself and your self-respect. You are a team player who's never complaining. Job and life success are your priorities. If number 2 is your soul urge number, you are an emotional person, no matter how much you deny it. You get easily disappointed by others because you expect too much. You deal with your emotions the wrong way – ignore they exist.

Looking for a name like Ebenezer? Please go through the following names

  •  Eiri - Meaning of Eiri is Crystal or Village is majorly used in Danish and Norwegian and is used for boys has origin in Japanese
  •  Hildemar came from Germanic and Old High German is mainly used in Finnish, German and Swedish, meaning of Hildemar is "Well-Known, Fight or Famous" is a boy name
  •  Ngoc - Of Vietnamese origin, Outlandish Ngoc means "Precious Stone, Gem, Jade or Jade" and a gender insensitive name is commonly used in Vietnamese and Finnish
  •  Ede - Unconventional unisex name Ede means "Happy, Wealthy or Prosperity", used majorly in German and English is of Frisian and Germanic origin
  •  Marike - Rarefied Marike substantially is used in Norwegian, Dutch and German, meaning of Marike is "Bitterness" which came from Hebrew is used as a baby girl name
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Sibling Names for Ebenezer

If you are considering the unique and classic name "Ebenezer" for your baby, you may want to explore some sibling names that would complement it perfectly. Here is a list of charming and meaningful names that could be great matches for your little one's siblings.

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Famous people named Ebenezer

  • Ebenezer Howard, the English founder of the garden city movement
  • Ebenezer Learned, brigadier general
  • Ebenezer Erskine, Scottish minister whose actions led to the establishment of the Secession Church
  • Ebenezer Zane, American pioneer, road builder and land speculator
  • Ebenezer Elliott, English poet
  • Ebenezer Jones, wrote a good deal of poetry of very unequal merit
  • Ebenezer Henderson, Scottish minister and missionary
  • Ebenezer Elmer, American physician from Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • Ebenezer Emmons, pioneering American geologist whose work includes the naming of the Adirondack Mountains
  • Ebenezer Butterick, American tailor, inventor, manufacturer
  • Ebenezer Tucker, served
  • Ebenezer Allen, American soldier, pioneer
  • Ebenezer Washburn, Sgt
  • Ebenezer Erskine Pressly, first president of Erskine Theological Seminary
  • Ebenezer Perry, merchant and Canadian political figure
  • Ebenezer Pettigrew, Congressional Representative from North Carolina
  • Ebenezer Syme, Scottish-Australian journalist
  • Ebenezer Cooke, a London-born poet
  • Ebenezer Adams, American educator
  • Ebenezer Sibly, English physician
  • Ebenezer Wake Cook, water-colour painter
  • Ebenezer Young, United States Representative from Connecticut
  • Ebenezer Baldwin, noted religious leader in Connecticut
  • Ebenezer Jackson Jr., Ebenezer Jackson Jr
  • Ebenezer F. Norton, U.S. Representative from New York
  • Ebenezer Prout, English musical theorist, writer, teacher and composer
  • Ebenezer Cunningham, oxfordjournals
  • Ebenezer Herrick, U.S. Representative from Maine
  • Ebenezer Trotman, English architect of churches and railway stations
  • Ebenezer Thomas, Welsh teacher and poet
  • Ebenezer Landells, British wood-engraver, illustrator
  • Ebenezer Kinnersley, scientist, inventor and lecturer
  • Ebenezer R. Hoar, American politician, lawyer
  • Ebenezer Obey, Nigerian jùjú musician
  • Ebenezer Hazard, American businessman and publisher
  • Ebenezer Cobb Morley, English sportsman and is regarded as the father of the Football Association and modern football
  • Ebenezer Denny, soldier during the American Revolutionary War whose journal is one of the most frequently quoted accounts of the surrender of the British at the siege of Yorktown
  • Ebenezer Ekuban, Ebenezer Ekuban Jr
  • Ebenezer Joshua, Vincentian politician and the first chief minister of Saint Vincent
  • Ebenezer Sekyi-Hughes, Speaker of the Ghanaian parliament between 2005 and 2009
  • Ebenezer J. Shields, American politician that represented Tennessee's tenth district
  • Ebenezer Bassett, African American
  • Ebenezer Mattoon, United States Representative from Massachusetts
  • Ebenezer Huntington, officer
  • Ebenezer Ako-Adjei, Officeholder
  • Ebenezer Vining Bodwell, Ontario businessman and political figure
  • Ebenezer J. Ormsbee, teacher, a lawyer
  • Ebenezer McJunkin, Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives
  • Ebenezer Sage, United States Representative from New York
  • Ebenezer J. Penniman, American politician and United States Representative
  • Ebenezer Stoddard, United States Representative from Connecticut

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