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The name Anthony is of Latin origin, and means praiseworthy.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Anthony has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Anthony
Use of the Name Anthony for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
1,241,481 985,162 525,601 198,020 98,050 39,297 19,280
The table below indicates the number of times the name Anthony has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Anthony
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880103130  
1881100128  
1882105139  
188392143  
188488179  
188595153  
188693174  
188798153  
188893193  
188980219  
189091189  
189196170  
189278255  
189381220  
189477257  
189586221  
189673276  
189776249  
189865325  
189964291  
190067408  
190162323  
190254421  
190354398  
190456422  
190548490  
190644541  
190746592  
190842689  
190940758  
191037978  
1911351,286  
1912372,478  
1913382,779  
1914373,695  
1915364,724  
1916384,742  
1917385,035  
1918395,177  
1919414,740  
1920434,957  
1921415,217  
1922395,094  
1923395,130  
1924395,201  
1925395,043  
1926425,033  
1927434,908  
1928444,704  
1929444,720  
1930444,665  
1931464,285  
1932454,217  
1933463,965  
1934523,828  
1935513,913  
1936483,970  
1937474,327  
1938464,683  
1939474,623  
1940464,766  
1941465,234  
1942446,199  
1943446,174  
1944465,585  
1945465,670  
1946446,766  
1947417,979  
1948417,868  
1949368,404  
1950368,628  
1951349,823  
19523411,209  
19533211,650  
19543213,141  
19553114,145  
19563015,526  
19572717,006  
19582717,401  
19592617,927  
19602519,494  
19612520,136975122
19622420,101  
19632220,198  
19642120,106961120
19652220,325999108
19662220,593748172
19672120,871794157
19682120,215875138
19692020,901814159
19702221,148913142
19712319,187933138
19722217,431928132
19732116,384880144
19742116,360986124
19752116,459933136
19762216,601921141
19772116,780959144
19782016,774948148
19792117,492949154
19802417,559931160
19812318,546  
19822219,610  
19832219,803908165
19842120,940932158
19852022,058820198
19861921,931843197
19871723,117816213
19881823,590935179
19891624,412  
19901525,080  
19911824,441  
19921923,145  
19931921,771  
19941821,578  
19951920,465  
19961920,483  
19971819,992  
19981919,599  
19991819,431  
20001719,588  
20011119,670  
20021219,495  
20031020,017  
20041119,280  
Totals:  1,241,481 3,649

During the last 125 years, parents have used Anthony as a boy's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a girl's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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