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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bonano

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Alt. Meaning

B is for befriend, it is so easy for you.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

A is for appreciative, of all you have

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

O is for objective, always impartial

Notable Persons With the Last Name Bonano

Roberto Bonano is a soccer player for the Rosario Central, Club Atlético River Plate, FC Barcelona, Real Murcia, Deportivo Alavés, Argentina national under-20 football team, and Argentina national football team. Roberto was born on January 24th, 1970 in Rosario, Santa Fe.


Sharkey Bonano is a jazz trumpeter, band leader, vocalist, trumpet, bandleader, and singing. He plays Trumpet and Vocals. Sharkey was given the name Joseph Gustaf Bonano on April 9th, 1904 in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. Sharkey is also known as Sharkey Banana and Sharkey Bananas.


José was born on March 14th, 1956.


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Popularity of Bonano as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bonano U.S.
  White 29.47% 64.26%
  African American 2.72% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 67.10% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bonano

People with the last name Bonano are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Bonano

  • How Popular is the name Bonano? As a last name Bonano was the 32,834th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Bonano first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Bonano is Thursday, October 12th, 1933.
  • How unique is the name Bonano? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Bonano. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Bonano: Your name in reverse order is Onanob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Abnono. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bonano? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 699 people with the last name Bonano.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bonano? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bonano as their last name since less than 1 person in 417k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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