Bono Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Bono meaning ‘good’, from the Latin personal name Bonus, which was borne by a minor 3rd-century Christian saint, martyred at Rome with eleven companions under the Emperor Vespasian. It was adopted as a personal name partly in his honor and partly because of the transparently well-omened meaning. Italian: nickname from b(u)ono ‘good’ (Latin bonus). Hungarian (Bonó): from a pet form of the personal name Bonifác (see Bonifacio).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bon, Boni, Bona, Bodo, Bobo, Boso, Bone, Beno, Baro, Nino

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Bono Family Origin

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Bono Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bono family was Farming. The most common Bono occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Bono's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bono.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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Bono Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Bono life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bono in 1945 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

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