Ventura Family History
Ventura Name Meaning
Italian Spanish Catalan and Portuguese: from a medieval personal name a short form of Bonaventura or Buenaventura meaning ‘good fortune’ and in the case of the Italian name also a nickname from ventura ‘fortune luck’. Jewish (from Italy): from a personal name based on Italian ventura ‘fortune luck’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press