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Tony Meaning


What does Tony mean?

The name Tony is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Tony is "worthy of praise".

It is also of Greek origin, where its meaning is "flower, flourishing".

Tony is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced To-ny.

The Given Name Tony

Tony is a diminutive of Anthony. See Anthony for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Tony, is one of timelessness and warmth.

A sophisticated name, Tony possesses great character.

An attractive name that will be brilliant to parents.

Tony falls into the flower name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Tony Bennett, and Tony Blair.

Tony Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 586 in baby name popularity for boys with 465 occurrences. It ranked 17,806 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 543 in baby name popularity for boys with 517 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Tony has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Tony Name Popularity Page.

Tony Related Names

Tony is a diminutive of Anthony.

Variants of the name Tony include Toney, Tonny, Tono.

Famous Tonys

  • Tony ~ 1 storm
  • Tony Bennett ~ Musician
  • Tony Blair ~ British Prime Minister (1997-2007)
  • Tony Canadeo ~ Football Player
  • Tony Curtis ~ Actor
  • Tony Danza ~ Actor
  • Tony Dorsett ~ Football Player
  • Tony Esposito ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Tony Gwynn ~ Baseball Player
  • Tony Hawk ~ skateboarder
  • Tony Lazzeri ~ Baseball Player
  • Tony Montana ~ Scarface character
  • Tony Perez ~ Baseball Player
  • Tony Plana ~ Actor
  • Tony Randall ~ Actor
  • Tony Shalhoub ~ Actor
  • Tony Stark ~ Iron Man character

Tony Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Tony.

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Tony Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Tony in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Tony.

Just for fun, see the name Tony in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Tony in Nautical Flags page.