Name: Ben-Gurion

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ben-Gurion

  • Meaning:
    Son of the lion
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
  • Pronunciation:
    (behn goor yon)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Ben-Gurion)
  • Rating:

Miscellaneous Info for Ben-Gurion

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Ben-Gurion is most famous as the last name of David Ben-Gurion (1886 1973), the first Prime Minister of Israel who led his country during its War of Independence. Several facilities have been named after him, including Israel's largest airport, the Ben Gurion International Airport.

Similar Names to Ben-Gurion for Boys & Girls

The name meaning of Ben-Gurion and the name origin of Ben-Gurion have been reviewed by our name experts.