Anton

Anton - A very unique male name



  Jun 25,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Anton appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #275. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Anton and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Anton? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Anton. The baby boy name Anton was given to 145 baby boys in 2012, ranking #994 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,318 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Anton peaked in popularity 104 years ago in 1915 on position 248.



Famous with this name

Anton Yelchin
Anton Diffring
Anton Glanzelius


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Anton is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Anton is currently topping the baby name charts in Washington at position #630 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,098.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Anton is where you live.


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Anton origin and meaning

Anton is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Anton, pop culture references for the name Anton and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Anton

We've found the following names that sound similar to Anton, sorted by popularity.

Anthony / Antonio / Antoine / Antwan / Antony / Antwon / Antione / Antone / Antonia / Antwain /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012994
20111072
20101039
2009987
2008847
2007855
2006723
2005736
2004755
2003720
2002657
2001692
2000691
1999725
1998677
1997722
1996730
1995560
1994582
1993738
1992698
1991669
1990601
1989673
1988635
1987605
1986614
1985581
1984562
1983506
1982555
1981577
1980505
1979478
1978610
1977672
1976585
1975517
1974608
1973563
1972535
1971597
1970540
1969543
1968541
1967556
1966635
1965676
1964630
1963609
1962643
1961675
1960656
1959650
1958676
1957673
1956677
1955609
1954647
1953671
1952589
1951605
1950595
1949635
1948659
1947629
1946603
1945575
1944535
1943526
1942629
1941537
1940568
1939542
1938476
1937510
1936559
1935554
1934574
1933474
1932482
1931458
1930491
1929474
1928459
1927458
1926435
1925448
1924429
1923392
1922385
1921379
1920358
1919297
1918318
1917277
1916278
1915248
1914251
1913250
1912278
1911291
1910275

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Washington630
Illinois646
Massachusetts665
Michigan703
Tennessee764
Minnesota817
California818
Colorado820
Pennsylvania930
Ohio937
Arizona942
Virginia973
New York997
Florida1011
Texas1098

Even more about Anton


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Anton a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Anton?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1915
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Anton
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 11,318
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +145

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