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Tonya meaning and name origin

Tonya \t(o)-nya, ton-ya\ as a girl's name is pronounced TAHN-yah. It is of Russian origin, and the meaning of Tonya is "praiseworthy". Short form of Antonina. See also Tanya and Tawny.

Tonya has 2 variant forms: Latonya and Toya.

For more information, see also related names Antonia, Tatiana and Toni.

Baby names that sound like Tonya are Tona, Donya, Tanya, Tonyah and Tonnya.

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Popularity of Tonya

Tonya is a very popular first name for women (#209 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Tonya
Popularity of Tonya