What does Antal mean?
Antal [an-tal] as a boys' name is a Greek and Latin name, and Antal means "break of day". Antal is a variant form of Anatole (Greek): Anatolia is a region of Turkey. Antal is also a variant of Anthony (Latin).
Associated with: greek.
(male) Astal, ..
(female) Anaan, Anan, .. Middle name pairings:
Antal Dempsey (A.D.), ..
How popular is Antal?
Antal is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#21105 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Antal (outside Top 2000) are Anatole, Andy (#323 in recent rankings), Anthony (#25), Anton (#960), Antone, Antoni, Antony (#1375) and Antwon. Other forms, like Antwuan, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Antal was well-received among parents 25 years ago (average #982) and is now significantly reduced (#1335, ▼51.6%), with versions like Antone becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abdal, Adal, Aitan, Akmal, Alta, Amal, Amital, Anael, Analu, Angel, Anibal, Aniol, Anjel, Annan, Anrai, Ansel, Anstas, Anteo, Antuan, Antwan▼, Anwar, Anwel, Anwil, Anwyl, Aqmal, Ardal, Avital, Natal, Oneal and Vital. These names tend to be more frequently used than Antal.See names in meaning and etymology.