What does Tony mean?
Tony [tony] as a girls' name (also used more commonly as boys' name Tony) is of Latin and English origin. Tony is an alternate spelling of Antoinette (French, Latin): French feminine variation of Antoine. Tony is also a variation of Antonia (Latin). Tony is also used as a derivative of Toni (English).
Tony has 1 masculine form: Anthony.Kreatif forms:
(female) Tainy, Tone, ..
(male) Toin, Toty, ..
How popular is Tony?
Tony is a very prominent first name for women (#1544 out of 4276, Top 36%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#22078 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Tony for girls. Tony reached its highest position of #1462 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Popular alternative forms of Tony are Antoinette, Antonia (#975 from recent data), Tona, Toni (#1487), Tonia, Tonie and Tonya. Adoption of these relations of Tony reached its peak 44 years ago (usage of 0.6%) and has become significantly diminished since, with forms like Tonia becoming less stylish.
Tony is pronounced similarly to Tahna, Tahnya, Taina, Tana, Tanaya, Tanea, Tanee, Taney, Tani, Tanja, Tanya▼, Tawna, Tawney, Tawny, Teana, Teena, Tena▼, Teona, Teyna, Tiana, Tiani, Tina▼, Tinie, Tonnya and Tonyah. Other suggested similar names are Anny, Bonny, Conny, Dany, Donny, Ebony▼, Evony, Hany, Jany, Konny, Peony, Ronny, Tacy, Tandy, Tansy, Tavy, Teone, Thoby, Tine, Tiona, Tobe, Tobey, Tobi, Toby, Toia, Toma, Tommy, Tora, Torey, Tori▼, Torry, Tory, Tova, Tove and Toya. These names tend to be less frequently used than Tony.