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.

Categories

feelings, luck
FEMININE FORMS: Fortunata (Italian), Fortunata (Spanish), Fortunata (Portuguese)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Fortunatus (Late Roman)
Entry updated May 19, 2007