PRONOUNCED: ahn-to-NEE-no [key]
Meaning & History
Italian form of the Roman name Antoninus
, which was derived from Antonius
). There were several early saints
named Antoninus, including the patron saint of Sorrento. This was also the name of a 2nd-century Roman emperor.
OTHER LANGUAGES: Antoine, Antwan (African American), Antoninus, Antonius (Ancient Roman), Andoni, Antton (Basque), Anton, Andon, Doncho (Bulgarian), Antoni (Catalan), Anton, Antonijo, Antonio, Antun, Ante, Anto, Tonči, Tonći, Toni (Croatian), Antonín (Czech), Anton (Danish), Anton, Antoon, Antonie, Antonius, Teun, Teunis, Theun, Theunis, Ton, Toon (Dutch), Antony, Anthony, Tony (English), Antono, Anĉjo (Esperanto), Anton, Tõnis (Estonian), Anton, Anttoni, Toni (Finnish), Antoine, Antonin (French), Antón (Galician), Anton (German), Anakoni (Hawaiian), Antal, Tóni (Hungarian), Antanas (Lithuanian), Anton, Antonij, Andon, Doncho (Macedonian), Anton (Norwegian), Antoni (Polish), António, Toninho (Portuguese), Antônio (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Anton (Romanian), Anton (Russian), Antonije, Anto (Serbian), Anton, Tone (Slovene), Antonio, Toño (Spanish), Anton (Swedish), Anton (Ukrainian) |