Toni is a unisex baby name of Polish and Latin origin. It can mean “priceless one” or “from Antium”. Toni has been more popular in the US as a feminine name since the 1920s. The most famous bearer of the name is American novelist Toni Morrison.

Meaning of the name Toni:

Polish: priceless one
Latin: from Antium

Origin of the name Toni:

Toni is a unisex baby name. As a masculine name, Toni is of Polish origin and means “priceless one”. As a feminine name, Toni is a Latin name that means “from Antium”. Both versions of the name can be a diminutive of names that begin with “Ant-” such as Anthony, Antonina, and Antuan.

Symbolism of the name Toni:

Toni means “priceless one” and “from Antium”. Antium was a Roman coastal town south of the city of Rome founded at the beginning of the 11th century.

Style of the name Toni:

traditional

Gender of the name Toni:

Toni is a unisex baby name.

Pronunciation of the name Toni:

TO-nee

Number of syllables in the name Toni:

two

Emotion evoked from the name Toni:

Toni evokes feelings of friendship and good humor.

Alternative spellings for the name Toni:

Tony, Tonie, Tonni, Tonny, Tonnie, Tonee, Toney

Nicknames for the name Toni:

  • Tee
  • Ni
  • Tone
  • To

Popularity of the name Toni:

According to the Social Security Administration, Toni is a popular unisex baby name. As a girl’s name, Toni was in the top 1000 baby names list from 1923 to 2007. It peaked at #146 in 1968. As a boy’s name, Toni has never been in the top 1000 baby names list.

Related names for the name Toni:

Great middle names for the name Toni and their meanings:

Boys:

  • August (great, magnificent)
  • Hart (stag)
  • Byron (barn for cows)
  • Conrad (brave counsel)
  • Cooper (barrel maker)
  • Dante (enduring)
  • Beckett (bee hive, little brook, bee cottage)
  • Dylan (son of the sea)

Girls:

  • Maya (water)
  • Thisbe (city in ancient Boeotia)
  • Eudora (generous gift)
  • Zadie (princess)
  • Anais (grace)
  • Hadley (heather field)
  • Auden (old friend)
  • Harper (harp player)

Famous people with the name Toni:

  • Toni Morrison born Chloe Ardelia Wofford (American novelist)
  • Toni Braxton (American singer-songwriter, philanthropist, and actress)
  • Toni Childs (American singer-songwriter)
  • Toni Duggan (English football player)
  • Toni Deion Pressley (American soccer player)

Toni in popular culture:

  • Toni Cummings (television, “Alias”)
  • Sister Toni (television, “The L Word”)
  • Toni (television, “Smallville”)
  • Antoinette “Toni” Topaz (television, “Riverdale”)
  • Toni Shalifoe (television, “The Wilds”)