[bon-uh-mee, bon-uh-mee; French baw-naw-mee]
frank and simple good-heartedness; a good-natured manner; friendliness; geniality.

1795–1805; < French, equivalent to bonhomme good-natured man (see boon2, Homo) + -ie -y3

bonhomous [bon-uh-muhs] , adjective Unabridged
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bonhomie (ˈbɒnəmiː, French bɔnɔmi)
exuberant friendliness
[C18: from French, from bonhomme good-humoured fellow, from bon good + homme man]

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Word Origin & History

"good nature," 1803, from Fr., from bonhomme "good man," from bon "good" (see bon) + homme "man."
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Example sentences
He's grayer, and he has a rueful look around the mouth and eyes that sets him
  apart in this capital of false bonhomie.
They admire his energy, his courage, his boyish charm and bonhomie.
To the casual observer, it was a scene of glad tidings and seasonal bonhomie.
The penumbra of bonhomie is narrow and precarious at best.
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