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Definitions for anthony
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)


  1. Anthony(ProperNoun)

    , in regular use since the Middle Ages.

  2. Origin: From Antonius, name of a Roman gens (with excrescent -h- probably suggested by the many Greek loan words beginning anth-, e.g., άνθος "flower", άνθρωπος "man"). The Roman clan name is of uncertain etymology, but is not Greek or Hebrew; most likely of Etruscan origin.

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British National Corpus

  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?

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  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. Donald Trump:

    Thank you, Huma. Thank you, Anthony.

  2. Rick Gorman:

    Anthony was a great kid growing up, but he lost his way.

  3. Kathie White:

    We already had given Anthony Tony Bailey Jr. the name... Antonio.

  4. Tamsyn Kiely:

    If it wasn’t for research, we would’ve lost Anthony in six-to-12 weeks.

  5. Christine Speissertold:

    For me, it was something exceptional, it was an honor to receive Anthony Bourdain.

Images & Illustrations of anthony

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