Anthony: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (an'tu-nē for 1, 2 an'thu-nē for 3 an'thu-nē or, esp. Brit., -tu- for 4), [key]
— n.
  1. See
  2. a.d. 251?–356?, Egyptian hermit: founder of Christian monasticism.
  3. 1820–1906, U.S. reformer and suffragist.
  4. a male given name: from Latin Antonius, a family name.
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