What does Toni mean?
Toni /toni/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Toni) is pronounced TOH-nee. It is of English origin. Short form of Antonia and Antoinette, with contemporary variants based on Toni. Author Toni Morrison; actress Toni Colette.
How popular is Toni?
Toni is a very popular first name for women (#291 out of 4276, Top 7%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#62396 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Toni for girls. Toni entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its apex position of #154 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Toni and related names. Antonia (#975 in 2014), Tonya, Tonia and Antoinette are the popular variation forms of Toni. Other forms, like Tunke, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Toni was at its apex during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.72%) and is now much lower (usage 0.01%, ▼99%), with the forms Antoinette, Toni, Tonia, Tonya and Antonia becoming somewhat dated. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Toni▼ is pronounced similarly to Tahna, Tahnee, Tahni, Tahnia, Tahnya, Taina, Tana▼, Tanaia, Tanaya, Tanea, Tanee, Taneea, Taney, Tani, Tania▼, Tanja, Tanya▼, Tawana, Tawna, Tawnee, Tawney, Tawni, Tawnia, Tawnie, Tawny, Tawnya, Teana, Teanna, Teena▼, Teenie, Teina, Tena▼, Tenaya, Teona, Teoni, Teonna, Teyna, Tiahna, Tiana▲, Tiani, Tianna▼, Tiauna, Tina▼, Tinah, Tinie, Tiny, Tonnya, Tonyah, Toyanna, Tyana and Tyanna. Other recommended similar baby names are Joni▼, Loni, Noni, Roni, Tam, Tama, Tami▼, Tamie, Tammi▼, Teone, Thana, Theone, Theoni, Tiane, Timmi, Tine, Tiona, Tionna, Tobi, Toma, Tommi, Tommie▼, Tommy and Tori▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Toni.