Antoinette

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Antoinette

"Antoinette" is a name of French origin, and it means "Diminutive feminine form of Antoine". It's a name commonly given to girls.

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From French, feminine diminutive of Antoine, equivalent to Anthony.

  1. A female given name; best known for the ill fated French queen Marie Antoinette.

Antoinette was also found in the following language(s): Danish, French, and Norman

Notable Persons Named Antoinette

Antoinette Frank is a police officer and new orleans police department.

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Her career lasted from 1959 to 1992. Antoinette was born on September 30th, 1932 in Baden-Baden.

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Toni Halliday is an alternative rock, electronic, shoegazing, dream pop, electronic rock, pop, and electronic music musician. She was most active from 1978 to present. Toni was given the name Antoinette Halliday on July 5th, 1964. Toni is also known as Toni Halliday.

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She holds the title Duchess of Guise and List of consorts of Guise. Antoinette was born as the child of Francis, Count of Vendôme, Marie of Luxembourg, and Countess of Vendôme on December 25th, 1493 in Chateau de Ham, Somme department, Picardy, France. She left this life on January 22nd, 1583.

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Antoinette was given the name Antoinette Louisa Brown on May 20th, 1825 in Henrietta, New York. Antoinette is also known as Antoinette Blackwell. She died on November 5th, 1921.

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Antoinette Beumer is a film director. Her career lasted from 1991 to 1991. Antoinette was born Antoinette Beumer in 1962 in Nieuwer-Amstel, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Antoinette

Marie Antoinette was royalty. Her career lasted from 1774 to 1791. Marie was born as the child of Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor, and Maria Theresa on November 2nd, 1755 in Hofburg Palace. She passed away on October 16th, 1793.

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Princess Antoinette was royalty. She holds the title Baroness of Massy. Princess was born as the child of Prince Pierre, Duke of Valentinois, Princess Charlotte, and Duchess of Valentinois on December 28th, 1920 in Paris. She left this life on March 18th, 2011.

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Anita Antoinette is a reggae, folk music, and soul music musician. She plays Acoustic guitar and Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2008 to present. Anita was given the name Anita Antoinette Fearon on August 4th, 1989 in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Antoinette is a golden age hip hop and east coast hip hop rapping. Her career lasted from 1987 to 1991. Antoinette was born in 1970. Antoinette is also known as The Gangstress.

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She holds the title Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1764 to 1800. Sophie was born as the child of Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, and Princess Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel on January 13th, 1724 in Wolfenbüttel. She breathed her last breath on May 17th, 1802.

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Duchess was born as the child of Duke Paul Frederick of Mecklenburg and Princess Marie of Windisch-Graetz on May 28th, 1884 in Venice. She passed away on October 26th, 1944.

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How popular is the baby name Antoinette in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 19 19 0
1881 29 29 0
1882 35 35 0
1883 44 44 0
1884 35 35 0
1885 41 41 0
1886 46 46 0
1887 47 47 0
1888 66 66 0
1889 69 69 0
1890 66 66 0
1891 69 69 0
1892 72 72 0
1893 63 63 0
1894 91 91 0
1895 96 96 0
1896 91 91 0
1897 97 97 0
1898 126 126 0
1899 130 130 0
1900 134 134 0
1901 141 141 0
1902 143 143 0
1903 159 159 0
1904 186 186 0
1905 181 181 0
1906 210 210 0
1907 254 254 0
1908 266 266 0
1909 296 296 0
1910 320 320 0
1911 388 388 0
1912 507 507 0
1913 646 646 0
1914 830 830 0
1915 1,047 1,047 0
1916 1,063 1,063 0
1917 1,177 1,177 0
1918 1,149 1,149 0
1919 1,090 1,090 0
1920 1,162 1,162 0
1921 1,235 1,235 0
1922 1,270 1,270 0
1923 1,251 1,251 0
1924 1,333 1,333 0
1925 1,172 1,172 0
1926 1,158 1,158 0
1927 1,033 1,033 0
1928 1,034 1,027 7
1929 941 936 5
1930 980 975 5
1931 879 879 0
1932 787 787 0
1933 644 644 0
1934 617 617 0
1935 628 628 0
1936 661 661 0
1937 687 687 0
1938 744 739 5
1939 766 766 0
1940 741 741 0
1941 731 731 0
1942 868 868 0
1943 799 799 0
1944 733 733 0
1945 735 735 0
1946 780 780 0
1947 992 992 0
1948 971 971 0
1949 888 888 0
1950 862 862 0
1951 899 899 0
1952 968 968 0
1953 879 879 0
1954 959 959 0
1955 847 847 0
1956 952 952 0
1957 943 943 0
1958 857 857 0
1959 877 877 0
1960 933 933 0
1961 1,007 1,007 0
1962 995 995 0
1963 1,055 1,055 0
1964 1,031 1,025 6
1965 994 994 0
1966 959 951 8
1967 1,032 1,032 0
1968 964 964 0
1969 986 980 6
1970 1,020 1,020 0
1971 967 967 0
1972 808 802 6
1973 759 759 0
1974 685 685 0
1975 645 645 0
1976 610 610 0
1977 553 553 0
1978 537 537 0
1979 626 621 5
1980 590 590 0
1981 672 665 7
1982 686 686 0
1983 632 632 0
1984 651 651 0
1985 691 691 0
1986 780 780 0
1987 788 788 0
1988 745 745 0
1989 710 702 8
1990 753 753 0
1991 593 593 0
1992 515 515 0
1993 447 447 0
1994 401 401 0
1995 364 364 0
1996 349 349 0
1997 318 318 0
1998 285 285 0
1999 261 261 0
2000 214 214 0
2001 204 204 0
2002 146 146 0
2003 129 129 0
2004 145 145 0
2005 151 151 0
2006 121 121 0
2007 143 143 0
2008 108 108 0
2009 116 116 0
2010 93 93 0
2011 83 83 0
2012 83 83 0
2013 72 72 0
2014 93 93 0
2015 78 78 0
2016 68 68 0

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Popularity of Antoinette as a first name

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Popularity of Antoinette as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Antoinette U.S.
  White 72.88% 64.26%
  African American 16.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Antoinette

People with the last name Antoinette are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Antoinette

  • How Popular is the name Antoinette? Antoinette is the 754th most popular name of all time. As a last name Antoinette was the 141,140th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Antoinette have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 78,226 babies born with the first name Antoinette in the United States. That's more than enough people named Antoinette to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Antoinette? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 19 new born babies.
  • When was Antoinette first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Antoinette is Thursday, May 14th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Antoinette born? The highest recorded use of the first name Antoinette was in 1924 with a total of 1,333 babies. That's a lot of babies named Antoinette!
  • Random Antoinette Factoid: According to the 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Antoinette ranks 64th in popularity as a baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, 114 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1910.
  • Weird things about the name Antoinette: Your name in reverse order is Etteniotna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oetnaetint. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Antoinette? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 118 people with the last name Antoinette.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Antoinette? Antoinette is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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