Meaning and name origin
Tonia \t(o)-nia\ as a girl's name is of Latin and English origin. Tonia is a variant of Antoinette: French feminine diminutive of Antoine, from Anthony. Also a variant of Antonia (Latin): feminine of Anthony, used since classical times, when it was a common Roman feminine family name. Tonia is also used as a variant of Toni (English).
Tonia is a very popular first name for females (#644 out of 4276, Top 15%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Tonia for girls. Tonia reached its highest rank of #253 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Tonia and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Antonia (#975), Tonya, Tonia, Toni and Antoinette. (2014 statistics).
Tonia▼ is also pronounced similarly to Tahnia, Tana▼, Tanaia, Tanea, Tani, Tania▼, Tanja, Tanya▼, Tawnia, Tena▼, Teona, Teoni, Teonna, Tina▼, Tinie, Tonnya and Tonyah. Other suggested similar baby names are Donia, Ionia, Sonia▼, Tiona, Tionna, Toia, Toma, Tonica, Tonina, Toria, Tosia and Zonia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Tonia.