Given Name ANTOINETTE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: French
PRONOUNCED: AHN-TWA-NET   [details]

Meaning & History

Feminine diminutive of ANTOINE. This name was borne by Marie Antoinette, the queen of France during the French Revolution. She was executed by guillotine.

Categories

civil rights, currently out of the US top 1000, Luxembourgish grand-ducal family, Monegasque princely family, princesses, queens, The Rose of Versailles characters
DIMINUTIVE: Toinette
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Antonia (Ancient Roman), Antonia, Antoniya (Bulgarian), Antonija, Antica, Antonia, Tonka (Croatian), Antonie (Czech), Antonia (Danish), Antonia, Teuna (Dutch), Antonette, Antonia, Nia, Toni, Tonia, Tonya (English), Toini (Finnish), Antía (Galician), Antonia (German), Antonia (Greek), Antónia (Hungarian), Antonia, Antonella, Antonietta, Tonina (Italian), Antonia (Norwegian), Antonia (Polish), Antónia (Portuguese), Antônia (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Antonia (Romanian), Antonija (Serbian), Antónia (Slovak), Antonija, Tonka (Slovene), Antonia (Spanish), Antonia (Swedish)