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GenderMasculine
ScriptsΑντιγονος Ancient Greek
PronouncedPron.an-TIG-ə-nəs English
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Meaning & History

From the Greek name Αντιγονος (Antigonos), derived from αντι (anti) "against, compared to, like" and γονευς (goneus) "ancestor". This was the name of one of Alexander the Great's generals. After Alexander died, he took control of most of Asia Minor.
VariantAntigonos
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute