When it comes to names that have a Latin origin, there is no shortage to choose from when naming your little girl or boy. Some of them are quite well known, while others have not yet become quite as popular.

However, while we are

on the topic of names that most of us know, let’s discuss this great name for boys. Anthony is a wonderful Latin name with backgrounds in many areas of the world.

More specifically, this name has American, English, Greek, and Latin history behind it. The Latin meaning of the name is “highly praiseworthy.” Also, this is a form of the name Antony, which was the last name of Mark Antony. History knows Mark Antony as a Roman general who ruled the land of ancient Egypt with Queen Cleopatra. So, not only is this name easy to pronounce, but it also has an interesting story behind it.

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