Etymology
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Antony

masc. proper name, from Latin Antonius, name of a Roman gens (see Anthony).

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of Antony from WordNet

Antony (n.)
Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC);
Synonyms: Anthony / Mark Antony / Mark Anthony / Antonius / Marcus Antonius
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