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Gender: Male Meaning of Antonio: "priceless one" Origin of Antonio: Spanish and Italian variation of Anthony Antonio's Popularity in 2018: #163

The name Antonio is a boy's name of Spanish, Italian origin meaning "priceless one". Antonio is ranked #163 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Names with a Strong O and discussed in our forums with posts like "A Brother For Liam, A Sister For Emma".

From the experts:

Antonio is a Shakespearean favorite -- the Bard used it in no less than five of his plays, and has long been a ubiquitous classic in Spanish-speaking countries, where the nickname Tonio is also prevalent. Antonio is also among an elite group of perennially popular names in the US, where it has always been among the boys' Top 1000 since baby name record-keeping started in 1880.

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Popularity

Antonio is #832 on Nameberry

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Pop Culture References for the name Antonio

Tony, Antonyo, Antonnio, Tonio, Antone, Tonito

Comments

ambercat Says:

2015-08-12T05:14:20

This is one of those names that sounds like someone handsome -- every male that I have met named Antonio has been handsome except for one. Maybe even he grew up to be good looking (at the time we were both about 10 years old and didn't get along at all).

Guest Says:

2014-06-13T16:14:34

One of my favorite boy names because it sounds cool with any last name :)