Antonius

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Male Male Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian

Origin and Meaning

Roman nomen

1) Name with Etruscan roots of uncertain meaning [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]

2) Name with Greek roots maybe meaning 'priceless one' [9] [5]

3) Latin antius = 'chief, leader' [7]

4) From the 17th century on, the name has incorrectly been associated with the Greek word ανθος (anthos) = 'flower' [2] [9] [3] [1] [5] [10]

Related Names

Aantuut
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Aatuut
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Anthon
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Anthoni
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Anthonie
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Anthonio
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Anthonius
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Anthony
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Antines
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Antinis
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Anton
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Ánton
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Sami
Antoni
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Antonio
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Antonius
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Antoníus
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Antóníus
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Antons
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Antony
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Anttaani
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Antton
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Anttoni
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Anttooni
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Anttuuni
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Antût
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Ãntût
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Antuut
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Âtût
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See also
Variant forms: Anaton
Female forms: Antonia
Pet forms: Anska, Ante, Antoska, Antto, Toni m, Tonik, Tonius, Tynimys, Tönius

Patronyms

  • Norwegian: Antoniusen (♂), Antoniussen (♂), Antonesen (♂) [11]

Combinations

For combinations see TON (name element)

Name Days

Denmark Denmark

17 January

Faroe Islands Faroe Islands

17 January

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[12]
1 1 67 426
Denmark Denmark[13]
0 n.a. 37 n.a
Norway Norway[14]
0 n.a. 34 n.a
Finland Finland[15]
0 0 n.a 166
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

No recent statistics trend found in databases for Antonius.

Sources: [12] [13] [14] [15]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Árni Dahl: Navnabókin (2005)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  4. Hermann Pálsson: Nafnabókin (1991)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  6. Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  7. 7.0 7.1 Kustaa Vilkuna: Etunimet (1990)
  8. Elof Hellquist: Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1922)
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  10. 10.0 10.1 Inger Lautin (Red.): Hva skal barnet hete? (1993)
  11. Olav Veka: Norsk etternamnleksikon (2001)
  12. 12.0 12.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  13. 13.0 13.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  14. 14.0 14.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  15. 15.0 15.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi