Antoinette Name Meaning & Origin
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.
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Toni, Netta, Ann, Nettie
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Marie Antoinette, Queen of France and wife of Louis XVI
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Dramatic and beautiful main character in Jean Rhys's retelling of Jane Eyre: Wide Sargasso Sea