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Tonya Meaning


What does Tonya mean?

The name Tonya is of English and Latin origin.

The meaning of Tonya is "worthy of praise".

Tonya is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced To-ny-a.

The Given Name Tonya

Tonya is a variant of Antoinette. See Antoinette for further details.

Tonya is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

A delightful name, Tonya possesses great character.

Tonya is unique yet compelling due to its memorable and valiant nature.

Tonya Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 5,571 in baby name popularity for girls with 23 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 5,631 in baby name popularity for girls with 23 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Tonya sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Tonya Name Popularity Page.

Tonya Related Names

Tonya is a variant of Antoinette.

Variants of the name Tonya include Tonia, Tonia-Javae, Tonja, Tonka, Tonnie, Tonye, Tonyia.

The names Latonia, Latonya are all forms of Tonya.

Famous Tonyas

    Tonya 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 Tonya.

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    Tonya Name Fun

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    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Tonya.

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

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