Gender: Male Meaning of Jonty: "gift of Jehovah" Origin of Jonty: Diminutive of Jonathan

Jonty Origin and Meaning

The name Jonty is a boy's name of British origin meaning "gift of Jehovah".

Jaunty, to say the least, Jonty might be an option if Johnny feels too old school. It has been noticed most often on the playing fields, as in U.K. rugby player Jonty Parkin (born Jonathan) and South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes (Jonathon).

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Kazaylee Says:


Apparently Jonty is also a Scots name meaning "Little John". Traditionally spelt "Seantaigh".

We chose it for our son in honour of his grandfather John. Feedback is positive.