Benjamin (disambiguation)

Benjamin (disambiguation)

Benjamin is a figure in the Hebrew Bible. It is also a common given name for men, and a surname.

Origin and history



* Benjamin (died 1936) is the name now given to the last living individual Thylacine (Tasmanian tiger)
* Benjamin, the protagonist of Square's "Final Fantasy Mystic Quest" video game
* Breaking Benjamin, a post grunge rock band
* Benjamin (Animal Farm), a donkey representing those skeptical and cynical regarding the Russian Revolution in George Orwell's "Animal Farm"
* "Benjamin" (Veruca Salt song), from the 1997 album "Eight Arms to Hold You"
* Benjamin, 2005 Beanie Baby bear produced by Ty, Inc.
* Tribe of Benjamin, one of the Tribes of Israel
* U.S. one hundred-dollar bill, after the person pictured thereon, Benjamin Franklin
* Benjamin (Publisher), a large danish content publisher behind magazines such as Woman, FHM and websites such as Bilbasen.

See also

*, for persons with the given name Benjamin

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