Name Anton Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Anton


Anton is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Anton?

Anton is a short form of the Latin name Antonius, an ancient Roman family name, which derived from the ancient Greek name Anteon, son of Herkules.

What does the name Anton mean?

Anton means “of the Antonius family” in Latin and “of inestimable worth” or “priceless one” (from ancient Greek “anti/ἀντἰ” = against + “ṓnios/ὤνιος” = for sale).

Pronunciation of Anton

Variants of the name Anton

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Popularity of the name Anton

The name Anton is ranked #135 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.

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