US Popularity:66
Other Origin(s):Roman, Greek
Meaning:Priceless one; Praiseworthy; Flourishing
Anthony is a boy's name of Latin origin. Derived from the Roman family name Antonius, it means "priceless one." Saint Anthony of Padua is the patron saint of mislaid items and is often prayed to by those seeking something they have lost. Anthony offers plenty of inspiration for a cute nickname with sweet diminutives, including Ant, Anton, and Tony. When baby arrives, you can show them how treasured and irreplaceable they are with a name like Anthony.

Famous People Named Anthony

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Anthony Bourdain
  • Anthony Burgess
  • Anthony Hopkins
  • Anthony Kiedis
  • Anthony Perkins

Anthony Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Anthony is currently #167 on The Bump
Boy:Anthony is currently #95 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Anthony is currently #66 in U.S. births
Boy:Anthony is currently #46 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 2
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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