Simply so, what is the meaning of the name Anthony?
The name Anthony is an English baby name. In English the meaning of the name Anthony is: Highly praiseworthy. From a Roman clan name. In the 17th century, the spelling Anthony was associated with the Greek anthos meaning flower.
What is the girl’s name Toni short for?
Toni is a given unisex name, used for both males and females. In Hungarian, Tóni is also a male name. It is sometimes a short form (hypocorism) of other names, such as Antonio, Anton, Antonia or Antoinette.
Where does the name Tony come from?
Meaning & History. English form of the Roman family name Antonius, which is of unknown Etruscan origin. The most notable member of the Roman family was the general Marcus Antonius (called Mark Antony in English), who for a period in the 1st century BC ruled the Roman Empire jointly with Augustus.