Onofrio Family History
Onofrio Name Meaning
Italian (mainly southern): from the personal name Onofrio derived from Latin Onuphrius from Onnophris ‘always happy’ an epithet of the Egyptian god Osiris. It gained popularity as a Christian name in Italy with the cult of Saint Onofrio a 5th-century Egyptian martyr.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022