Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related boy name Antonio.
Anton is a very popular first name for males (#591 out of 1220, Top 48%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#6667 out of 88799, Top 8%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Anton for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Anton and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Anthony (#21), Antonio (#139), Anton (#897) and Andon. (2014 statistics).
Anton is also pronounced similarly to Anntoin, Antin, Antione, Antoine, Antone, Antun, Antuwon, Antwan, Antwohn, Antwoin, Antwon, Antwone, Winton and Wynton. Other suggested similar baby names are Acton, Afton, Alton, Anson, Anthone, Antino, Antol, Antoney, Antoni, Antonin, Antons, Antony, Antuan and Aston. These names tend to be less commonly used than Anton.