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pinWhat does Antonio mean?

Antonio /an-to-nio/ [4 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced an-TOH-nee-oh. It is of Spanish, Italian and Latin origin. Variant of Anthony. This form is even more popular than Antoine, likely due to the number of Spanish-speaking immigrants to America. Saint Anthony of Padua is a very important saint in the Catholic church, venerated on June 13. Football player Antonio Freeman; actor Antonio Banderas.


Antonio has 8 variants: Antino, Antolin, Anton, Antonello, Antonino, Antonito, Antonius and Tony.

Antonio has 40 more alternative forms via Anthony, Antoine: Andy, Anntoin, Antal, Anthone, Anthoney, Antin, Antione, Antjuan, Antoine, Antone, Antoney, Antoni, Antonije, Antonin, Antonine, Antons, Antony, Antuan, Antun, Antuwain, Antuwaine, Antuwan, Antuwayne, Antuwon, Antwahn, Antwain, Antwaine, Antwan, Antwaun, Antwohn, Antwoin, Antwoine, Antwon, Antwone, Antwuan, Teunis, Thonus, Toney, Toni and Twan.

Kreatif forms: Antolio, Antonioao, Aotonio. [more]

pinHow popular is Antonio?

Antonio is a very prominent first name for men (#100 out of 1220, Top 8%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#3200 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Antonio for boys. Antonio reached its peak rank of #74 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is currently at #139. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Antonio name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Antonio outside U.S.

Popular alternative forms of Antonio (#139 in 2014) listed in the Top 1000 are Anthony (#21 in 2014), Andy (#281), Tony (#448), Anton (#897), Antwon, Toney, Antwan, Antone, Antione, Antoine and Antony. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1980-1989 (usage of 0.4988%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.2678%, 46.3%), with versions such as Antoine, Antwan, Tony, Antony and Antione becoming somewhat outmoded. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Antonio and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Antonio, Andy, Anthony, Antione, Antoine in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Anton, Antone, Antony, Antwan, Antwon in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Toney, Tony in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Anthony, Anton, Tony outside U.S.

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A suggested similar baby name is Andonia. This name tends to be less commonly used than Antonio.