Ben-Ami (Hebrew: בֶּן עַמִּי; means "Son of my People") is a given name and surname. Notable people with the name include:

  • Ben Ammi Ben-Israel, founder of The African Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem
  • Ben-ami Kadish (born 1924), U.S. Army mechanical engineer
  • Ben-Ami Shillony, Israeli historian, Japanologist
Family name
  • Daniel Ben-Ami, British journalist
  • Doron Ben-Ami, an Israeli archaeologist
  • Vered "Didi" Benami (born 1986, Knoxville, Tennessee), an American singer/songwriter
  • Jeremy Ben-Ami, chairman of U.S. Israel-lobby J Street
  • Joseph C. Ben-Ami, head of the Canadian Centre for Policy Studies
  • Moshe Ben-Ami (1898–1960), an Israeli politician and lawyer
  • Naomi Ben-Ami (born 1960), Israeli diplomat and head of Nativ
  • Shlomo Ben-Ami (born 1943), Israeli diplomat, politician and historian

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