|Pronunciation||📣 \a-nto-nio, an-tonio\|
|Number in U.S||👶 252,000|
|Rate in 2021||320|
|Name origin||🌍 Spanish|
The name Antonio meaning and origins
This name is a masculine given name. The name is originally Etruscan and derived from the root name Antonius. The name is a common name in Romance language speaking populations. The Latin version of the name means “ Priceless “ and Greek form means “ flourishing “. Also it is notable that this name is popular in Slavic countries in the Balkans, Lusophone Africa. Also the Spanish and Italian form of Antonius is Anthony, this form is even more popular than other forms. The name Antonio is 4 syllable name and it is pronounced as an – Toh – nee – oh.
This name has a secret behind itself. If you are named Antonio, your name is your destiny, your heart desires creation something that will have a lasting impact on the world. It may be known for you but you possess great power and unrelenting force. You also need a noble cause for which to aim your latent abilities. Also your ideas might be so creative that you can easily inspire devotion from others. Also your most likely vocations might be, doctor or engineer. This name’s colours are all shades of yellow, gold and green. Lucky gems are moonstone, cat’s eye, pearl any white stone. Lucky botanicals are elder, blackberry, hips, juniper, linseed, grapes and all types of fruit juices.
Popularity of the given name
The name has been decreasingly popular since falling out of the too 100 in the year 2008, and it was in the top 150 in 2015. Although this name experienced a decline in popularity, but after that it has maintained a spot in the top 200 since 2000. Also the name is the 17th most popular name.
Antonio has been used in the United States of America ever since 1880, over 255131 boys were given Antonio in the past 20 years. In the year 1996, this name gained the most popularity as a baby name, its usage went up by 112% . During this year 4862 babies were given this name. The most the name’s popularity ever grew to was 0.141% in this year alone more than 5000 boys were named Antonio. Also the similar form of this name has been even more popular than the original one. In other words, Alexander is the most common form which is also one of the variations of the name Antonio.
Nicknames for the name Antonio
If you are searching for a cute nickname for this name, here we a list of possible nicknames.
Ant | Nino | Toni | Tonio
Similar name to the name Antonio
If you are searching for a name similar to Antonio, or you are planning for your next baby as Antonio’s siblings, we have a list of possible names.
Alexander | Anthony | Aaron | Asher | Austin | Amari | Avery | Axel | Alan
The names mentioned are possible either for a girl or a boy.
Although gender should not have a special role in lives, but if you consider gender separation in the naming process, we recommend you to search more because this name is more suitable for boys.