Anthony is a first name that can be given to males, or a surname.(noun)
An example of the shortening of the name Anthony is Tony.
Anthony can be defined as the last name of U.S. suffragist Susan Brownell Anthony who organized the National Woman Suffrage Association.(noun)
An example of someone who worked closely with Susan Brownell Anthony for the same cause was Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
The definition of Anthony can refer to St. Anthony who was an Egyptian hermit.(noun)
An example of an accomplishment of St. Anthony was the founding of monasticism.
See Anthony in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: with unhistoric -h- < L Antonius, name of a Roman gens
See Anthony in American Heritage Dictionary 4
, Susan Brownell 1820-1906.
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