Home > Tonia


What does Tonia mean?

Tonia Pronunciation of 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).


Tonia has 9 variants: Toini, Tona, Tonee, Toney, Tonie, Tony, Tonya, Tonye and Tunna.

10 more different relations via Antoinette, Antonia, Toni: Onita, To, Toinon, Tola, Tonell, Toniesha, Tonina, Tonisha, Toos and Tunke.

Creative forms:
(female) Deania, Dynia, ..

(male) Toner, Tota, ..

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)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tonia name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Tonia outside U.S.

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.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Tonia, Antoinette, Antonia, Onita, Tona in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Toni, Tonie, Tonisha, Tony, Tonya in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Toni outside U.S.

Similar Names

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.