Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Foundation; Depth; Sling catapult; Slingshot
Fonda is a feminine name of Italian and Latin origins to give your little one plenty of inspiration. Coming from the Latin root fundus, this name can translate to “foundation” or “depth,” reminding baby that before they build up their knowledge and future, they need a sturdy base. For a more hard-hitting tone, Fonda may also have connections with the word fionda, translating to “sling catapult” or “slingshot.” If you’re a proud cinephile, this name can connect baby to the iconic actress Jane Fonda, who has played roles in all sorts of movies, plays, and television shows throughout her career, from Klute to Grace & Frankie. Fonda was at its most popular in the 1960s, giving it a vintage tone to encourage your little one’s old soul.

Famous People Named Fonda

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  • Jane Fonda
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