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ˈæn tə ni, -θə- for 1,2 ; ˈæn θə ni for 3An·tho·ny

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Antony, Anthony, Mark Antony, Mark Anthony, Antonius, Marcus Antonius(noun)

    Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC)

  2. Anthony, Susan Anthony, Susan B. Anthony, Susan Brownell Anthony(noun)

    United States suffragist (1820-1906)

Wiktionary

  1. Anthony(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Latin, in regular use since the Middle Ages.

    "...Think you've got the best name I've heard," she was saying. - - "Anthony Patch. Only you ought to look sort of like a horse, with a long narrow face - and you ought to be in tatters." "That's the Patch part though. How should Anthony look?" "You look like Anthony," she assured him seriously - he thought she had scarcely seen him - "rather majestic," she continued, " and solemn."

    Etymology: From Latin Antōnius, name of a Roman gens (with excrescent -h- suggested by an unetymological association with Ancient Greek ἄνθος ( ánthos , " flower") ). The Roman clan name is of uncertain etymology, but is not Greek or Hebrew; most likely of Etruscan origin, possibly derived from Ani, the Etruscan god of the sky.

  2. Anthony(ProperNoun)

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From Latin Antōnius, name of a Roman gens (with excrescent -h- suggested by an unetymological association with Ancient Greek ἄνθος ( ánthos , " flower") ). The Roman clan name is of uncertain etymology, but is not Greek or Hebrew; most likely of Etruscan origin, possibly derived from Ani, the Etruscan god of the sky.

  3. Anthony(ProperNoun)

    A city, the county seat of Harper County, Kansas, United States.

    Etymology: From Latin Antōnius, name of a Roman gens (with excrescent -h- suggested by an unetymological association with Ancient Greek ἄνθος ( ánthos , " flower") ). The Roman clan name is of uncertain etymology, but is not Greek or Hebrew; most likely of Etruscan origin, possibly derived from Ani, the Etruscan god of the sky.

  4. Anthony(ProperNoun)

    A city in New Mexico

    Etymology: From Latin Antōnius, name of a Roman gens (with excrescent -h- suggested by an unetymological association with Ancient Greek ἄνθος ( ánthos , " flower") ). The Roman clan name is of uncertain etymology, but is not Greek or Hebrew; most likely of Etruscan origin, possibly derived from Ani, the Etruscan god of the sky.

  5. Anthony(ProperNoun)

    A town in Texas

    Etymology: From Latin Antōnius, name of a Roman gens (with excrescent -h- suggested by an unetymological association with Ancient Greek ἄνθος ( ánthos , " flower") ). The Roman clan name is of uncertain etymology, but is not Greek or Hebrew; most likely of Etruscan origin, possibly derived from Ani, the Etruscan god of the sky.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Anthony' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4006

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Anthony' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3840

How to pronounce Anthony?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Anthony in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Anthony in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Anthony in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Anthony in a Sentence

  1. Sarah Rogers:

    Every single person who signs up to the register has the potential to give hope to someone who is in desperate need of a lifesaving stem cell transplant, were particularly calling on young men aged 16-30 to consider joining the Anthony Nolan register as they provide more than 50 percent of all stem cell donations but make up just 18 percent of our register. Together, we can work towards a future where nobody is waiting for their match.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    > Washington( CNN) Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Tuesday evening took some direct shots at Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases and a member of the President's coronavirus task force.Specifically, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick took issue with comments that Anthony Fauci had made earlier in the day during a Senate hearing, when Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick suggested that some states had reopened too fast and skipped some guidelines in the process.Texas was among the first states to begin reopening in early May but Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has recently reversed course after a spike in coronavirus cases.In defending Texas's reopening strategy, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick claimed that.

  3. Andy Ruiz Jr.:

    I don't really have nothing bad to say about Anthony Joshua. He's a champion and I'm a fan of him. I respect him, but inside the ring, there's not gonna be no respect, there's not gonna be no fans, no friends.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Think of it, Huma is getting classified secrets, she's married to Anthony Weiner, who's a perv. He is, it all sort of came through Huma -- who is Huma married to, one of the great sleazebags of our time.

  5. Anthony Chambers:

    The central task of any marriage is the management of differences, couples who are together now 24/7, any differences can become magnified. Often times when Anthony Chambers stay away from each other for eight to 12 hours a day, that helps manage those problems.

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