What does Antioch mean?
Antioch /an-ti-och/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name. Antioch's root is Italian, and the meaning of Antioch is "stubborn, resistant". Antioch is a variant form of Antioco (Italian) with the suffix -h.
How popular is Antioch?
Antioch is an unusual first name for males. Antioch is an unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Antioch for boys. Antioch has not been ranked in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)