Anthony

biographical name (1)
An·​tho·​ny | \ ˈan(t)-thə-nē How to pronounce Anthony (audio) , chiefly British ˈan-tə- \

Definition of Anthony

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Saint circa 250–355 Egyptian monk

Anthony

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Definition of Anthony (Entry 2 of 4)

Mark — see Marcus antonius

Anthony

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Definition of Anthony (Entry 3 of 4)

Susan Brownell 1820–1906 American suffragist

Anthony

biographical name (4)
\ ˈan-tə-nē How to pronounce Anthony (audio) \
variants: or Antony

Definition of Anthony (Entry 4 of 4)

of Padua Saint 1195–1231 Franciscan friar

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“Anthony.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anthony. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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