Onofrio Family History
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Onofrio Name Meaning
Italian (mainly southern): from the personal name Onofrio, derived from Latin Onnuphrius, borrowed from an epithet of the Egyptian god Osiris, Onnophris ‘always glad’. It gained popularity as a Christian name in Italy with the cult of St. Onofrio, a 5th-century Egyptian martyr.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: D'onofrio, Osorio, Onorato, Onofre, Florio, Nori, Iorio, Forino