What does Bonaventure mean?
Bonaventure [bonaven-ture] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Bonaventure is "good fortune". The Italian Saint Bonaventure was a 13th-century cardinal who, in spite of his great learning, was modest and practical. He was known as "the Seraphic Teacher".
Bonaventure has 2 variants: Bonaventura and Bueaventura.Creative forms:
(female) Middle name pairings:
Bonaventure Milo (B.M.), ..
How popular is Bonaventure?
Bonaventure is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#39678 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Bonaventure has yet to be ranked in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Beaven, Bellvedere (see Belvedere), Belvedere, Bentlee▲, Bentlie, Benvenuto, Blakenie (see Blakeney), Bogaerd, Bonar, Bonnar, Bonner, Brantlie (see Brand) and Silvestre. Like Bonaventure, these names are not commonly used.See names in meaning and etymology.