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Gender: Female Meaning of Bonita: "pretty" Origin of Bonita: Spanish

The name Bonita is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "pretty". Bonita and is often added to lists like Pretty Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven / Hell / Purgatory Girls".

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Like Benita, had some popularity in the fifties.

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Famous People Named Bonita

Bonita Granville, American actress
Bonita Melody Lysette "Bonnie" Langford, English actress and dancer
Bonita "Bonnie" Lythgoe, English dancer and TV personality
Bonita Friedericy, American actress
Bonita Pietila, Finnish-American casting director

Pop Culture References for the name Bonita

"La Isla Bonita," song by Madonna
"Bonita Applebum," song by A Tribe Called Quest
Bonita Femur, daughter of a moth (father) and a skeleton (mother) in "Monster High" show and series

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