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Female Female Name


Sweden Swedish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Denmark Danish

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of Αντιγονη (Antigone), derived from Greek αντι (anti) = 'against', 'contrary' and γονη (gone) = 'birth', 'born' [1]

Related Names

Antigona Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Antigone Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish


Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigones
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigonen
Partitive: Antigonea
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigones
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Antigone
Genitive: Antigones

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage


No recent statistics trend found in databases for Antigone.

Sources: [3] [4] [5] [2]


  1. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland,
  3. Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden,
  4. Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark,
  5. Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway,