Tony

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The statuettes awarded by the American Theatre Wing are formally known as Antoinette Perry Awards for Excellence in Theatre; they are named for Antoinette Perry, an actress, director, producer and co-founder of the American Theatre Wing, who was nicknamed Tony.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtoʊni/
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  • Rhymes: -əʊni

Proper noun[edit]

Tony

  1. A male given name, a short form of Anthony/Antony
  2. A female given name

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

Tony (plural Tonys or Tonies)

  1. Any of the statuettes awarded by the American Theatre Wing.

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tony

  1. A male given name borrowed from English.

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Italian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tony m

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Antonio

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tony

  1. A male given name borrowed from English Tony, from Anthony.

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Tony.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tony m

  1. A male given name from English

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Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Tony c (genitive Tonys)

  1. A male given name borrowed from English.