Bonifacius is the name of several Christian saints and martyrs, besides those specially enumerated at length: (1) Deacon, martyr in Africa under Hunneric; commemorated Aug. 17 (Mart. Rom. Vet.). (2) "Natale Bonefacii episcopi," Sept. 4 (Mart. Bedce). (3) Confessor in Africa; commemorated Dec. 8 (Mart. Hieron.); bec. 6 (Mart. Adonis).