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02-08-2013, 04:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Sher-Wood View Post
No russian influence with the name Anton. Anton is a name with german origin, english variation is of cause Anthony, in spanish Antonio and in russian Antonov. German language influences in sweden was significant in the 17th and 18th centurys and ever since then "Anton" has been quite popular in sweden over the decades but the origin is german.
Antonov may be a last name, but the name is actually Anton. See: Anton Volchenkov.

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