Antoinette Name Meaning & Origin

Antoinette

Pronunciation: an-twah-NEHT (key)

Origin of the name Antoinette:

Feminine diminutive form of Antoine, the French cognate of Anthony, which is from the Latin Antonius, an old Roman family name of unknown etymology.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Ann, Antonieta, Netta, Toni

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Nicknames for Antoinette

Toni, Netta, Ann, Nettie

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Famous real-life people named Antoinette

Marie Antoinette, Queen of France and wife of Louis XVI

Antoinette in song, story & screen

Dramatic and beautiful main character in Jean Rhys's retelling of Jane Eyre: Wide Sargasso Sea

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