Given Name FORTUNATO

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of the Late Latin name Fortunatus meaning "fortunate, blessed, happy". This was the name of several early saints and martyrs.
FEMININE FORMS: Fortunata (Italian), Fortunata (Spanish), Fortunata (Portuguese)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Fortunatus (Late Roman)

Categories

feelings, luck
Entry updated May 19, 2007