What does Tonia mean?
Tonia [to-nia] as a girls' name is of Latin and English origin. Tonia is a variant form of Antoinette (French, Latin): French feminine version of Antoine. Tonia is also a form of Antonia (Latin). Tonia is also used as a form of Toni (English).
(female) Deania, Dynia, ..
(male) Toner, .. Middle name pairings:
Tonia Zariyah (T.Z.), ..
How popular is Tonia?
Tonia is a very prominent first name for women (#644 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Tonia was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #263 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Tonia are Antoinette, Antonia (#1014 the previous year), Onita, Tona, Toni (#1333), Tonie, Tonisha, Tony and Tonya. Other forms, like Toney, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Tonia reached its most widespread during 1970-1979 (average #1099) and is now significantly lower, with forms like Toni becoming less in vogue.
Tonia▼ is pronounced similarly to Tahna, Tahni, Tahnya, Tana, Tanaya, Tanea, Taneea, Tani, Tania▼, Tawna, Tawnie, Tawnya, Teena, Teenie, Teina, Tena▼, Teoni, Teonna, Teyna, Tiani, Tianna▼, Tonnya, Toyanna, Tyana and Tyanna. Other recommended names are Alonia, Denia, Docia▼, Doncia, Donia, Doria, Eionia, Fania, Fronia, Genia, Hania, Henia, Ionia, Jinia, Leonia, Mounia, Nania, Rania, Sohnia, Sonia▼, Tanis, Tasia, Tazia, Thia, Tiona, Tionna, Tobi, Toia, Toma, Tomina, Tonica, Toolia, Tori▼, Toria, Tosca, Tosia, Toskia, Tossa, Tova, Tyria, Venia, Vinia, Xenia, Zenia, Zinia, Zofia, Zoia, Zolia, Zonia and Zosia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tonia.See names in meaning and etymology.