Tony

Pronunciation: to-hne-e
Origin: Italy
gender-male
Author

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Southern Europe

Tony is a boy's name of Latin origin, first mentioned as Antonius, and is associated with the famous Mark Antony, the great lover of Cleopatra. The meaning of Tony is thought to be "priceless one", and it is a short form of Anthony or Antonia, which is derived from the Latin name Antonius. The name has various meanings in different languages and cultures, such as "above praise" in Latin and "highly praiseworthy" in American culture. The name Tony has a long history, dating back to ancient Roman times, and has been used as an independent name since medieval times.

Tony Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Tony is currently #481 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Tony is currently #481 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Tony is currently #475 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Tony is currently #475 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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  • Tony Romo: Tony Romo is a former American football quarterback who played his entire 14-year career with the Dallas Cowboys of the NFL and is now a television analyst.
  • Tony Shalhoub: Tony Shalhoub is an American actor known for his roles in "Monk," "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," and "Galaxy Quest."
  • Tony Danza: Tony Danza is an American actor and retired professional boxer. He is known for co-starring in the television series Taxi and Who's the Boss?, for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award and four Golden Globe Awards.