Given Name ONUPHRIUS

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Οννωφρις (Onnophris), derived from Egyptian Unn-nfr meaning "he who is good, he who is happy". This was an epithet of the god Osiris. It was later used by an Egyptian saint and hermit from the 4th or 5th century.
VARIANTS: Onnophris, Onouphrios (Egyptian Mythology)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Onofrio (Italian), Onofre (Portuguese), Onofre (Spanish)