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Gender: Male Origin of Bono: Italian surname

The name Bono is a boy's name . Bono and is often added to lists like Musician Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Write what your first association".

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Association with the Irish singer-activist and the good things conjured up by the syllable 'bon', could inspire some parents to consider this name.

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Famous People Named Bono

Sonny Bono
Paul David "Bono" Hewson, lead member of U2

Pop Culture References for the name Bono


Mary Magdalene Says:


I am huge U2 fan, but I would never name a son this. It's just not a real name. It's great as a nickname or stage name, but not as a real name. Mr. Hewson didn't pass it on to his own sons, and I won't either.