What does Antony mean?
(male) Antan, Antana, ..
(female) Antan, Antne, .. Middle name pairings:
Antony Riker (A.R.), ..
How popular is Antony?
Antony is a somewhat popular first name for men (#791 out of 1220, Top 65%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#21776 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Antony was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #715 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, and is at #1375 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Anthony (#25 last year), Antonio (#152), Andy (#323), Tony (#504), Anton (#960), Antoine (#1000), Antwon, Antone, Anthoney, Antoni and Antonino are the popular alternative forms of Antony (#1375 last year). These forms of Antony were at the height of their popularity 25 years ago (median #849) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1194, ▼52%), with versions like Anton becoming somewhat outmoded.
Antony is pronounced similarly to Antino. Other suggested similar names are Aaron, Aaronn, Acton, Admon, Adnon, Adon, Adonys, Adron, Aeron, Aeson, Affton (see Afton), Afton, Ahron, Aimon, Aimond (see Aimon), Aimone, Aimory, Aitan, Albany, Alfons, Allon, Allton, Alston, Alten, Alton▼, Ammon, Amon, Anatol (see Anatole), Anatole, Anatoly, Andino, Andon▼, Andonia, Andor, Andrey, Angy, Aniol, Annan, Ansley, Ansly, Anson▲, Ansson, Antenor, Anteo, Antero, Anteus, Antioch, Antioco, Antione, Antol, Antole, Antolin, Antoly, Antonito, Antuan, Antuwon (see Antoine), Antwan▼, Antwoin, Antwoine, Antwone, Armon, Armond, Armoni, Arnon, Arny, Aron▲, Artor, Arvon, Ashton, Aston, Atley, Autry, Avon and Aymon. These names tend to be less frequently used than Antony.