Onofrio name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Onofrio mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Onofrio

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Washington, U.S. says the name Onofrio is of Italian origin and means "'Always glad' the word is derived from Onnophris an epithet of the Egyptian God Osiris".
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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Onofrio

Notable Persons Named Onofrio

Onofrio Panvinio

Onofrio was born in 1529. He breathed his last breath in 1568.

Onofrio Sciortino

He passed away in 1959.

Onofrio Catacchio

Onofrio was born on October 28th, 1964.

Onofrio Avellino

Onofrio was born in 1674 in Naples. He passed away on April 17th, 1741.

Onofrio Gabrieli

Onofrio was born on April 2nd, 1619. They breathed their last breath on September 26th, 1706.

Onofrio De Santa Croce

Onofrio was born in Rome. He breathed his last breath on October 20th, 1471.

  • Onofrio Palumbo

Notable Persons With the Last Name Onofrio

Notable Persons With the Last Name Onofrio

Al Onofrio

Al Onofrio was a college coach. Al was born on March 15th, 1921 in Culver City, California. He died on November 5th, 2004.


Common last names for Onofrio

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Onofrio U.S.
  White 96.14% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Onofrio

People with the last name Onofrio are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Onofrio

  • How Popular is the name Onofrio? Onofrio is the 23,786th most popular name of all time. As a last name Onofrio was the 28,729th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Onofrio have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 269 babies born with the first name Onofrio in the United States. That's more than enough people named Onofrio to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Onofrio? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Onofrio first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Onofrio is Tuesday, April 18th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Onofrio born? The highest recorded use of the first name Onofrio was in 1922 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Onofrio Factoid: According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Onofrio is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 1979.
  • Weird things about the name Onofrio: The name spelled backwards is Oirfono. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Fionoro. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Onofrio? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 829 people with the last name Onofrio.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Onofrio? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Onofrio as their last name since less than 1 person in 357k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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