[ 5 syll. for-tu-na-ta, fo-rtun-ata ] The baby girl name Fortunata is pronounced FaoRTayuw-NAA-Taa- †. Fortunata has its origins in the Latin language. It is used largely in Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish. The meaning of Fortunata is 'fortunate, lucky, happy'. It is derived from fortunatus meaning 'luck' ; fortuna 'fortune, fate'. An older form of the name is Fortunata (Latin). From the Roman nickname. Fortunata is the feminine version of the German Fortunatus.
A form of Fortunata is the Italian Fortuna.
Fortunata is uncommon as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Fortunata: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"