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Gender: M Meaning of Antoine: "priceless one" Origin of Antoine: French variation of Anthony

Antoine is a venerable French name that is still stylish in its native habitat, where it is in the Top 30. In the US, it was most popular in the 1970s and eighties, reaching Number 262 in 1985.

There have been a number of eminent namesakes, including French Rococo painter Antoine Watteau, aviator and writer Antoine de Saint-Exupery, author of the childhood classic, Le Petit Prince,and movie director Antoine Fuqua, as well as a number of outstanding athletes.

Phonetic spellings Antwon and Antwan have also been used.

Antoine is the real name of jazz pianist and singer Fats Domino.

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Famous People Named Antoine

Antoine Fuqua, American film director
Antoine Cason, American football player
Antoine Winfield, American football player
Antoine Caldwell, American football player
Antoine Bethea, American football player
Antoine Walker, American basketball player
Antoine Dodson, American internet celebrity
Antoine Bourdelle, French sculptor
Antoine Reed, American rapper
Antoine "Antonin" Artaud, French poet
Antoine Griezmann, French football player

Pop Culture References for the name Antoine

Antoine D'Coolette - Sonic the Hedgehog's ally in the Archie comics series
Antoine Gourmand, from TV series "Early Edition"
Antoine Triplett, character on Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D"