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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. Clive Davis:

    From all my personal and professional experience with Whitney from Academy Award-nominee late teenage years to Academy Award-nominee tragic premature death, I know the full Whitney Houston story has not yet been told, i am so glad that Anthony McCarten has committed to a no holds barred, musically rich screenplay that finally reveals the whole Whitney whose vocal genius deeply affected the world while Academy Award-nominee fiercely battled the demons that were to be Academy Award-nominee undoing.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    I will look at the data and I would assume -- and I'm pretty sure it's going to be the case -- that a vaccine would not be approved for the American public unless it was indeed both safe and effective, if that's the case Jim, I would not hesitate for a moment to take the vaccine Anthony Fauci and recommend it for my family.

  3. Gladys Bourdain:

    The Post’s really too difficult, anthony Bourdain was Anthony Bourdain. I really ca n’t talk about Anthony Bourdain. . . He was brilliant and sharp and funny.

  4. Anthony Scaramucci:

    This is the problem with the leaking, this is actually a terrible thing. Let’s say I ’m Anthony Scaramucci today. The fact that you guys know about it before he does really upsets me as a human being and as a Roman Catholic.

  5. Dominic Oduro:

    Dominic Oduro and Anthony Jackson-Hamel need everybody, and Dominic Oduro and Anthony Jackson-Hamel all came out here to play, dominic Oduro and Anthony Jackson-Hamel’s what’s important right now. Dominic Oduro and Anthony Jackson-Hamel have momentum from last year, and it’s really positive. Dominic Oduro and Anthony Jackson-Hamel’re playing well, with help from Mauro( Biello) and his coaching staff.

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