Given Name ANTONIO

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: an-TO-nyo (Spanish, Italian)  [details]

Meaning & History

Spanish and Italian form of Antonius (see ANTHONY). A famous bearer was the Italian Renaissance painter Antonio Pisanello (c. 1395-1455). It is also the name of the main character in 'The Merchant of Venice' (1596) by William Shakespeare.
VARIANTS: Anton, Antonijo, Antun (Croatian)
DIMINUTIVES: Toni, Toño (Spanish), Antonello, Tonino, Tonio (Italian)
FEMININE FORMS: Antonia (Spanish), Antonia (Italian), Antonija (Croatian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Antoine, Antwan (African American), Antonius (Ancient Roman), Andoni, Antton (Basque), Anton, Andon, Doncho, Toni (Bulgarian), Antoni (Catalan), 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 (French), Antón (Galician), Anton, Toni (German), Antonios, Antonis (Greek), Akoni, Anakoni (Hawaiian), Antal, Tóni (Hungarian), Anton (Icelandic), Antoon (Limburgish), Antanas (Lithuanian), Anton, Antonij, Andon, Dončo (Macedonian), Anton (Norwegian), Antoni (Polish), António, Toni, Toninho (Portuguese), Antônio (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Anton, Antoniu (Romanian), Anton (Russian), Antonije, Anto (Serbian), Anton, Tone (Slovene), Anton (Swedish), Anton (Ukrainian)
SAME SPELLING: António, Antônio

Categories

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Entry updated July 2, 2017