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Antioch meaning and name origin

Antioch \a-ntio-ch, an-tioch\ as a boy's name is a variant of Antioco (Italian), and the meaning of Antioch is "stubborn, resistant". From Antioco: Antioch is a city in what is now Turkey that was a center of Christianity from around 300 AD until the 18th century.

The baby name Antioch sounds like Antiochus and Antiochos. Other similar baby names are Antione and Anicho.

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Popularity of Antioch

Antioch is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

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