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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Toni

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Wiktionary
  1. A diminutive of the female given name Antonia, sometimes used as a formal given name.
  2. A male given name
  3. (US, slang) A homosexual male who approaches male strangers (who are usually straight) and aggressively persists in asking them for sex.

Toni was also found in the following language(s): Finnish

Notable Persons Named Toni

Toni Collette is an actress and musician. She has been prominent since 1990. Toni was given the name Toni Collett on November 1st, 1972 in Blacktown, New South Wales, Australia.

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Toni Braxton is a singer, songwriter, actress, record producer, and television personality. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1989 to present. Toni was given the name Toni Michele Braxton on October 7th, 1967 in Severn, Maryland, U.S.

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Toni Morrison is an american literature writer. Toni was given the name Chloe Ardelia Wofford on February 18th, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio, U.S.

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Toni Kroos is a soccer player for the Real Madrid C.F., Greifswalder SV 04, F.C. Hansa Rostock, Bayern Munich Junior Team, FC Bayern Munich II, FC Bayern Munich, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Germany national youth football team, and Germany national under-21 football team. Toni was born on January 4th, 1990 in Greifswald, East Germany.

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Her most notable accomplishments were from 1964 to present. Toni was given the name Antonia Christina Basilotta on September 22nd, 1943 in Philadelphia.

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Toni Kukoč is a basketball player for the KK Split, Pallacanestro Treviso, Chicago Bulls, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, and Milwaukee Bucks. Their most notable accomplishments were from 1985 to 2006. Toni was born on September 18th, 1968 in Split, Croatia.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Toni

Luca Toni is a soccer player for the Hellas Verona F.C., Modena F.C., Empoli F.C., U.S. Fiorenzuola 1922, Atletico Roma F.C., A.C.D. Treviso 2013, Vicenza Calcio, Brescia Calcio, U.S. Città di Palermo, ACF Fiorentina, FC Bayern Munich, FC Bayern Munich II, A.S. Roma, Genoa C.F.C., and Juventus F. Luca was born on May 26th, 1977 in Pavullo nel Frignano, Italy.

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Toni is a soccer player for the Anadia FC, Associação Académica de Coimbra – O.A.F., S.L. Benfica, Las Vegas Quicksilvers, and Portugal national football team. Toni was born on October 14th, 1946 in Mogofores, Anadia, Portugal.

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Lapalapa Toni is a soccer player for the Lupe o le Soaga and Samoa national football team. Lapalapa was born on July 4th, 1994.

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Ana Toni is a chair of the board of greenpeace, greenpeace, and chair of the board ofgreenpeace.

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Loujaya Toni is a Minister for Community Development, Religion, and Family Affairs. Loujaya was born in Lae. Loujaya is also known as Kousa and Loujaya.

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Angelo was born in 1640. He left this life in 1708.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1907 8 8 0
1910 9 9 0
1911 9 9 0
1912 8 8 0
1913 9 9 0
1914 17 17 0
1915 18 18 0
1916 27 22 5
1917 35 29 6
1918 29 29 0
1919 38 38 0
1920 43 43 0
1921 52 52 0
1922 55 55 0
1923 64 64 0
1924 69 64 5
1925 69 69 0
1926 80 80 0
1927 72 66 6
1928 72 66 6
1929 74 74 0
1930 92 86 6
1931 67 67 0
1932 106 99 7
1933 89 89 0
1934 121 113 8
1935 150 143 7
1936 151 146 5
1937 226 218 8
1938 253 244 9
1939 306 300 6
1940 305 299 6
1941 407 397 10
1942 556 542 14
1943 703 696 7
1944 772 763 9
1945 955 948 7
1946 1,391 1,386 5
1947 1,877 1,862 15
1948 1,601 1,601 0
1949 1,416 1,404 12
1950 1,289 1,282 7
1951 1,491 1,484 7
1952 1,891 1,882 9
1953 2,034 2,023 11
1954 2,311 2,300 11
1955 2,339 2,322 17
1956 2,518 2,508 10
1957 2,412 2,394 18
1958 2,409 2,385 24
1959 2,740 2,726 14
1960 2,931 2,899 32
1961 2,922 2,894 28
1962 2,824 2,805 19
1963 2,641 2,619 22
1964 2,572 2,555 17
1965 2,344 2,326 18
1966 2,280 2,248 32
1967 2,273 2,244 29
1968 2,222 2,193 29
1969 2,080 2,056 24
1970 2,195 2,165 30
1971 2,022 1,995 27
1972 1,627 1,594 33
1973 1,416 1,397 19
1974 1,484 1,452 32
1975 1,488 1,453 35
1976 1,429 1,399 30
1977 1,623 1,589 34
1978 1,480 1,457 23
1979 1,411 1,398 13
1980 1,475 1,452 23
1981 1,371 1,351 20
1982 1,389 1,372 17
1983 1,183 1,165 18
1984 1,096 1,080 16
1985 1,154 1,133 21
1986 1,099 1,074 25
1987 1,238 1,216 22
1988 1,141 1,119 22
1989 1,084 1,053 31
1990 1,032 1,005 27
1991 1,043 1,016 27
1992 895 877 18
1993 945 918 27
1994 992 971 21
1995 850 823 27
1996 833 814 19
1997 745 725 20
1998 652 637 15
1999 540 521 19
2000 494 477 17
2001 447 432 15
2002 406 390 16
2003 373 354 19
2004 365 346 19
2005 325 312 13
2006 349 331 18
2007 298 290 8
2008 266 252 14
2009 214 207 7
2010 186 179 7
2011 176 161 15
2012 186 177 9
2013 178 169 9
2014 161 152 9
2015 188 177 11
2016 170 160 10
2017 154 142 12

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Popularity of Toni as a first name

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Popularity of Toni as a last name

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Common last names for Toni

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Common first names for Toni

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Toni U.S.
  White 75.81% 64.26%
  African American 10.11% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.50% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.78% 16.26%

Of Last Name Toni

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

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Fun Facts about the name Toni

  • What name lists does Toni rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Toni? Toni is the 644th most popular name of all time. As a last name Toni was the 70,645th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Toni have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 100,792 babies born with the first name Toni in the United States. That's more than enough people named Toni to occupy the territory of Jersey (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 97,857 (as of March 27, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Toni? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1907 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Toni first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Toni is Wednesday, August 14th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Toni born? The highest recorded use of the first name Toni was in 1960 with a total of 2,899 babies. That's a lot of babies named Toni!
  • Random Toni Factoid: According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Toni ranks 95th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Nevada. Imagine that, 8 babies in Nevada have the same name as you in 1956.
  • Weird things about the name Toni: Your name in reverse order is Inot. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tnoi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Toni? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 277 people with the last name Toni.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Toni? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Toni as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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