an innkeeper, restaurateur, etc.
Origin of bonifaceafter Boniface, landlord in Farquhar's comedy, The Beaux' Stratagem
- (born Winfrid or Wynfrith) ( 675?-754?); Eng. monk & missionary in Germany: his day is June 5
- (born Benedetto Caetani) 1235?-1303; pope (1294-1303)
The keeper of an inn, hotel, nightclub, or eating establishment.
Origin of bonifaceAfter Boniface , an innkeeper in The Beaux' Stratagem by George Farquhar (1678-1707)
SaintOriginally Winfrid or Wynfrith. 675?-754
Anglo-Saxon missionary who promulgated Christianity among the tribes in what is now Germany.
After Boniface, an innkeeper in The Beaux' Stratagem by George Farquhar, 1707.
- A male given name of mainly historical use.