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Bonifacio Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Bonifacio

Gender:

Boy

Pronunciation:

Bo-ni-fa-cio

No. Of Syllables:

4

No. Of Letters:

9

Origin & Meaning

The name Bonifacio is of Italian and Portuguese origin.

The meaning of Bonifacio is "good fate".  

It is also of Spanish origin, where its meaning is "good fate ".

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 12248 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Bonifacio Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Bonifacio has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Bonifacio to other names.

Numerology

What will your new little Bonifacio be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Children named Bonifacio are often anchored and efficient but most of all they are  read more >>

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Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Bonifacio in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Bonifacio.

Just for fun, see the name Bonifacio in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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Names Like This

Italian children normally receive one or two given names.

Italian babies are frequently named after family members, Roman Catholic saints including local patron saints and other biblical figures. Traditionally, the first born son was named after the father's father, the first daughter after the father's mother, the second son after the mother's father, and the second daughter after the mother's mother. Some Italians still follow this custom today.

Many Italian male given names end in -o or -e while female names often end in -a and -e.

Nicknames may be formed for almost any name by adding a variety of suffexes including -ino/-ina, -etto/-etta, -ello/-ella, -uccio/-uccia, -uzzo/-uzza. These endings can the be used for example to turn Paola to Paoletta and Donato into Donatello.