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Benedict (given name) Benedict may refer to: People Names *Benedict (given name), including a list of people with the given name *Benedict (surname), including a list of people with the surname Religious figures *Pope Benedict I (died 579), head of the Catholic Churc ...
, including a list of people with the given name * Benedict (surname), including a list of people with the surname


Religious figures

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Pope Benedict I
Pope Benedict I
(died 579), head of the Catholic Church from 2 June 575 to his death in 579 *
Pope Benedict II Pope Benedict II ( la, Benedictus II) was the bishop of Rome A bishop is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Clergy#Christianity, Christian clergy who is generally entrusted with a position of authority and oversight. Within t ...

Pope Benedict II
(635–685), also a saint *
Pope Benedict III
Pope Benedict III
(died 858), head of the Catholic Church from 29 September 855 to his death in 858 *
Pope Benedict IV Pope Benedict IV ( la, Benedictus IV; died 30 July 903) was the bishop of Rome A bishop is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Clergy#Christianity, Christian clergy who is generally entrusted with a position of authority and ove ...

Pope Benedict IV
(died 903), head of the Catholic Church from 1 February 900 to his death in 903 *
Pope Benedict V Pope Benedict V ( la, Benedictus V; died 4 July 965) was the bishop of Rome A bishop is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Clergy#Christianity, Christian clergy who is generally entrusted with a position of authority and oversig ...

Pope Benedict V
(died 965), head of the Catholic Church from 22 May to 23 June 964, in opposition to Pope Leo VIII *
Pope Benedict VI
Pope Benedict VI
(died 974), head of the Catholic Church from 19 January 973 to his death in 974 *
Pope Benedict VII Pope Benedict VII ( la, Benedictus VII; died October 983) was the bishop of Rome A bishop is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Clergy#Christianity, Christian clergy who is generally entrusted with a position of authority and ...

Pope Benedict VII
(died 983), head of the Catholic Church from October 974 to his death in 983 *
Pope Benedict VIII Pope Benedict VIII ( la, Benedictus VIII; c. 980 – 9 April 1024) was the bishop of Rome and ruler of the Papal States from 18 May 1012 until his death. He was born Theophylact to the noble family of the counts of Tusculum. Unusually for a medie ...

Pope Benedict VIII
(died 1024), head of the Catholic Church from 18 May 1012 to his death in 1024 *
Pope Benedict IX Pope Benedict IX ( la, Benedictus IX; c. 1012 – c. 1056), born Theophylactus of Tusculum in Rome , established_title = Founded , established_date = 753 BC , founder = King Romulus , image_map = Map of comune ...

Pope Benedict IX
(c. 1010–1056), in Rome, was the head of the Catholic Church on three occasions between October 1032 and July 1048 *
Pope Benedict XI Pope Benedict XI ( la, Benedictus PP. XI; 1240 – 7 July 1304), born Nicola Boccasini (Niccolò of Treviso), was bishop of Rome A bishop is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Clergy#Christianity, Christian clergy who is gen ...

Pope Benedict XI
(1240–1304), head of the Catholic Church from 22 October 1303 to his death in 1304 *
Pope Benedict XII Pope Benedict XII ( la, Benedictus XII; 1285 – 25 April 1342), born Jacques Fournier, was head of the Catholic Church The Catholic Church, often referred to as the Roman Catholic Church, is the List of Christian denominations by number of ...

Pope Benedict XII
(c. 1280–1342), head of the Catholic Church from 20 December 1334 to his death in 1342. He was the third Avignon Pope *
Pope Benedict XIII Pope Benedict XIII ( la, Benedictus XIII; 2 February 1649 – 21 February 1730), born Pietro Francesco Orsini and later called Vincenzo Maria Orsini, was head of the Catholic Church and ruler of the Papal States from 29 May 1724 to his death in ...

Pope Benedict XIII
(1649–1730), later Friar Vincenzo Maria Orsini, O.P., was the head of the Catholic Church from 29 May 1724 to his death in 1730 *
Pope Benedict XIV Pope Benedict XIV ( la, Benedictus XIV; 31 March 1675 – 3 May 1758), born Prospero Lorenzo Lambertini, was head of the Catholic Church The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the List of Christian denominat ...

Pope Benedict XIV
(1675–1758), head of the Catholic Church from 17 August 1740 to his death in 1758 *
Pope Benedict XV Pope Benedict XV (Latin Latin (, or , ) is a classical language belonging to the Italic languages, Italic branch of the Indo-European languages. Latin was originally spoken in the area around Rome, known as Latium. Through the power of the Ro ...

Pope Benedict XV
(1854–1922), head of the Catholic Church from 3 September 1914 to his death in 1922 *
Pope Benedict XVI Pope Benedict XVI ( la, Benedictus XVI; it, Benedetto XVI; german: Benedikt XVI.; born Joseph Aloisius Ratzinger, , on 16 April 1927) is a retired prelate A prelate () is a high-ranking member of the clergy who is an ordinary or who ran ...

Pope Benedict XVI
(born 1927), Roman Pontiff Emeritus *
Antipope Benedict XBenedict X (died 1073/1080) was born Giovanni, a son of Guido (the youngest son of Alberic III, Count of Tusculum The counts of Tusculum were the most powerful secular noblemen in Latium, near Rome, in present-day Italy between the 10th and 12th c ...
(c. 1000–c. 1070), son of Guido (the youngest son of Alberic III, Count of Tusculum), a brother of the notorious Pope Benedict IX (deposed in 1048), a member of the dominant political dynasty in the region at that time *
Antipope Benedict XIII Pedro Martínez de Luna y Pérez de Gotor (25 November 1328 – 23 May 1423), known as in Spanish Spanish may refer to: * Items from or related to Spain , * gl, Reino de España, * oc, Reiaume d'Espanha, , , image_flag = Bander ...

Antipope Benedict XIII
(1328–1423), known as ''el Papa Luna'' in Spanish, was an Aragonese nobleman, who is officially considered by the Catholic Church to be an antipope *
Antipope Benedict XIV Benedict XIV was the name used by two closely related minor antipope An antipope ( la, antipapa) is a person who, in opposition to the lawful pope, makes a significant attempt to occupy the position of Bishop of Rome A bishop is an ordained, ...
, the name used by two closely related minor antipopes of the 15th century


Places

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Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles Benedict Canyon is an area in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles Los Angeles (; es, Los Ángeles; "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often abbreviated as L.A., is the List of cities and towns in California, large ...
, an area in Los Angeles County, California *
Benedict (crater) 240px, Fischer Fischer is an Alsatian surname, derived from the profession of the fisherman. The name Fischer is the fourth most common German surname. The English version is Fisher (surname), Fisher. People with the surname A * Abraham Fisch ...
, a lunar crater *Benedict Fjord, Greenland *Benedict Glacier, Canada *Benedict, Georgia, U.S. *Benedict, Kansas, U.S. *Benedict, Maryland, U.S. *Benedict, Minnesota, U.S. *Benedict, Nebraska, U.S. *Benedict, North Dakota, U.S. *Benedikt, Slovenia, Slovenia


Other uses

*Benedict College, South Carolina, United States *Benedict International Education Group, a Swiss group with 80 schools worldwide


See also

*Saint Benedict (disambiguation) *São Bento (disambiguation) *St Benet (disambiguation) *Benediction, a short invocation for divine help *Order of Saint Benedict, a Roman Catholic religious order *Benedictine (disambiguation) *Eggs Benedict, a food dish *Benedict's reagent, a test for aldehydes in chemistry {{disambiguation, geo, hndis