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Anthony meaning

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Gender :
Masculine
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Pronounciation
of Name Anthony :
/AN-thə-nee/
Etymology
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History
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Ireland, the United States, Italy, Australia, Canada, France
Information about the
Name of Anthony :
It's a common mistake to say that the name Anthony means "flower". There are those who link the name to the Greek word "anthos", but is unable to prove it. However, it is because of this error that the name is now spelled with a -th.
Famous People with
Name Anthony :
Anthony Anderson is a comedian, writer, game show host, and chef. He can be seen in sitcoms All About the Andersons and The Bernie Mac Show. He also starred in shows Blackish, Law and Order, and The Departed. Anthony Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca is a Mexican-American painter, writer, and actor-- an artist by heart. He starred in movies Zorba the Greek, Lawrence of Arabia, and The Guns of Navarone. Anthony Michael Hall is a producer, actor, and director. He's commonly casted in teen-oriented movies in the 1980s including Weird Science, Sixteen Candles, and the famous film The Breakfast Club.
Variant Baby Names of Anthony:

Andy, Antal, Anthone, Anthoney, Anntoin, Antin, Antoine, Anton, Antone, Antonello, Antoney, Antal,  Anthone,  Anthoney,  Anntoin,  Antoine,  Antone.

Antonis (Greek). Tone (Slovene), Anton (Romanian), Anton (Swedish), Antwan (African American), Antoni (Catalan), Doncho (Bulgarian), Ancjo (Esperanto)

Rhyming Names of Anthony: 
Anthony with popular Italian Surnames:

Anthony Moro,   Anthony _uric,   Anthony Nava,   Anthony Rossi,   Anthony Knapp

Popularity Rank :

Anthony name was top ranked at 44 position in American during year 1930 and most recently ranked at 25 position in American during year 2015

     

Name Anthony has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 21 position. 1413852 numbers of people were named Anthony so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

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The masculine name Anthony is from the English version of the Roman family name Antonius that has an unknown Etruscan origin. However, the name has been incorrectly associated with the Greek word anthos which means "flower". This is the reason that the h was added to the spelling of Anthony in the 17th century.

General Marcus Antonius, or Mark Antony, was part of the Roman family and is the most notable person with the name. After that, the name became common in the Christian world after the fame of Saint Anthony the Great, who was an Egyptian hermit from the 4th-century.

Anthony Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with the Anthony desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Anthony having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

More About Italian Name : Anthony

  • Anthony is from Latin origin, Clan name of the Romans, possibly meaning ‘beyond price, invaluable, praiseworthy, flourishing’.

    Mark Anthony , the general who ruled the Roman Empire jointly with Augustus for a short time. When their relationship turned sour, he and his mistress Cleopatra were attacked and forced to commit sucide. Shakespeare’s tragedy ‘Anthony and Cleopatra’ is based on them.

    According to legend, the 3rd century hermit Saint Anthony lived alone in the wilderness for over 80 of his hundred-some years.

    In Christianity, Saint Anthony the Great is the founder of Christian monasticism, and is invoked against skin complaints.

    Anthony Mason-basketbal player; Marc Anthony- singer; Anthony Hopkins-actor; Anthony LaPaglia, Anthoney Michael Hall-actor; Photographer-Antony Armstrong-Jones, Earl of Snowdon; Composer-Anton Bruckner, Playwright-Anton Chekov; Anthony Braxton is an American composer, saxophonist, clarinetist, flautist, pianist, and philosopher.

  • From Greek origin its meaning is ‘flourishing or highly praiseworthy’ from a Roman Clan name in the 17th century, the spelling Anthony was associated with the Greek anthos meaning flower.

    Anthony also a name in Basque, its meaning is ‘he adds or priceless’.

  • Anthony is from the Roman family name Antonius. Commonly shortened to Tony in the English speaking world, Anthony is one of the most common male names in the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, and Australia. Saint Anthony the Great was the father of Christian

  • Name is derived from the Latin Antonius, which means “Priceless” and “of inestimable worth” .

Name Analysis of Anthony

Character Analysis of Anthony : Persons with the name Anthony are trailblazers, torch-bearers, researchers, teachers and they are who show others the way. They are leaders, motivators and idealistic visionaries who are aware of their own innate powers.

Love Life of Anthony : Generally person do not like a lot of courting and flirting but to go hard.

Name Letter Analysis of Anthony

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

Y : Persons are freedom-loving and like to break rules and push the envelope

Famous Name Anthony

  • Anthony Beale

    is an American politician, one of the youngest members to serve as elected official on the City of Chicago's City Council. He is an alderman of the 9th ward of the City of Chicago, Illinois. Elected in 1999, currently serving his third term.

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  • Kenny Anthony

    was Prime Minister of Saint Lucia from 1997 to 2006. He is the leader of the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) and the Leader of the Opposition. Anthony is a graduate of the University of the West Indies and the University of Birmingham. In the Labour government that led the country from 1979 to 1982, Anthony was Special Advisor to the Ministry of Education and Culture from August 1979 to December 1980, then Minister of Education from December 1980 to March 1981.

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Anthony also appears in following countries/origins/languages:African, American, Australian, British, Chinese

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  • What does the name Anthony mean? :

    Baby boy name meaning Priceless
    Inestimable in Italian. Anthony also named in African, American, Australian, British, Chinese for boy . We have received lots of suggestion from our website users on baby names. We are thankful for all the contribution on meaning of boy name Anthony. What does the name Anthony mean in other origin if you know then please suggest. Further suggestion or detail on what is the meaning of name Anthony. History of name and famous personality with Anthony will help to update our database and other website users.

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