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Popularity
250k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Tony

Gender: Boy. Ranked #291 most popular

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What does the name "Tony" mean?

Tony (English): Short form of Antony

The name "Tony" is of English origin and it means "Short form of Antony". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ynot". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Onyt". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Tony" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Tony? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 249,680 babies born with the name Tony in the United States. That's more than enough Tonies to occupy the territory of French Guiana (France) with an estimated population of 243,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 42 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tony" was in 1961 with a total of 8,296 babies. (That's a lot of baby Tonies)

According to the 1915 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tony" is not a popular baby boy's name in Nebraska. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Nebraska have the same name as you in 1915. Across the entire United States a total of 1,023 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Tony popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Tony in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Tony

Tony Stewart

Tony Stewart is a nascar driver. Tony was born in 1971 as Anthony Wayne Stewart in Columbus, Indiana, U.S.

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Tony Romo

Tony Romo is a NFL player. Tony was born in 1981 in San Diego, California.

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Tony Parker

Tony Parker is a basketball biography. Tony was born in 1982 in Bruges, Belgium.

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Tony Jaa

Tony Jaa is an actor, director, action choreographer, writer, producer, martial arts choreographer, martial artists, physical educator, stunt man instructor in eskrima and kino mutai. Tony was born in 1976 as Worawit Yeerum in Surin province, Isan, Thailand.

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Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett is a singer and painter with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1949 to present. Tony was born in 1926 as Anthony Dominick Benedetto in Astoria, Queens, New York, U.S.

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Tony Gwynn

Tony Gwynn is a MLB player. Tony was born in 1960 in Los Angeles, California.

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Past life for Tony born Dec 18, 1986

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 1125. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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