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Dante name meaning

First Name
46k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
898
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Dante mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Dante

User Submitted Origins

Italian
67%
English
18%
French
6%
Latin
3%
Hebrew
3%
Arabic
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from California, U.S. says the name Dante is of Italian origin and means "Lasting or enduring".
  2. According to 2 people from Zimbabwe and the United States, the name Dante is of Latin origin and means "Enduring".
  3. A user from Pennsylvania, U.S. says the name Dante means "lasting".
  4. A user from Brazil says the name Dante is of Italian origin and means "Something/ someone that last forever".
  5. A submission from Canada says the name Dante means "patience".
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  1. An Italian poet famous for writing the Divine Comedy that describes a journey through Hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321)
Wiktionary

From Italian Dante, a reduced form of Durante.

  1. A male given name from Italian, presumably in honor of the poet Dante Alighieri.

Dante was also found in the following language(s): Hungarian, Italian, and Portuguese

Notable Persons Named Dante

Notable Persons Named Dante

Dante Alighieri

Dante Alighieri is a statesman, poet, language theorist, political theorist, politician, and political philosophy. Dante was born in Florence.

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Mos Def

Mos Def is a rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, actor, activist, and activism. He was most active from 1993 to present. Mos was given the name Dante Terrell Smith on December 11th, 1973 in Brooklyn.

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Dante Basco

Dante Basco is an actor, voice actor, dancer, voice acting, and dance. He was most active from 1988 to present. Dante was given the name Dante R. Basco on August 29th, 1975 in Pittsburg, California, US.

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Dante

Dante is a soccer player for the VfL Wolfsburg, Catuense Futebol, Galícia Esporte Clube, Capivariano Futebol Clube, Esporte Clube Juventude, Lille OSC, R. Charleroi S.C., Standard Liège, Borussia Mönchengladbach, FC Bayern Munich, and Brazil national football team. Dante was born on October 18th, 1983 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Dante is also known as Costa Santos and Dante Bonfim.

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti is a writer. Dante was born on May 12th, 1828 in London, England.

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Danny Bonaduce

Danny Bonaduce is an actor, radio/tv host, and radio personality. His ongoing career started in 1969. Danny was given the name Dante Daniel Bonaduce on August 13th, 1959 in Broomall, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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  • Dante Exum
    Basketball Player
  • Dante Scarnecchia
  • Dante Hall
    Football Player
  • Dante Cunningham
    Basketball Player
  • Dante Ferretti
    Production Designer
  • Dante Lam
  • Dante Thomas
    Singing
  • Dante Giacosa
    Lead Engineer
  • Dante DeCaro
    Musician
  • Dante Lavelli
    Football Player
  • Dante
    Actor
  • Dante Fascell
    Congressman
  • Dante Rosario
    Football Player
  • Dante Spinetta
    Musician

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dante

Notable Persons With the Last Name Dante

Dante

Dante is a soccer player for the VfL Wolfsburg, Catuense Futebol, Galícia Esporte Clube, Capivariano Futebol Clube, Esporte Clube Juventude, Lille OSC, R. Charleroi S.C., Standard Liège, Borussia Mönchengladbach, FC Bayern Munich, and Brazil national football team. Dante was born on October 18th, 1983 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. Dante is also known as Costa Santos and Dante Bonfim.

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Joe Dante

Joe Dante is a director, producer, and actor. He has been prominent since 1968. Joe was given the name Joseph James Dante, Jr. on November 28th, 1946 in Morristown, New Jersey, US.

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Silvio Dante

Silvio Dante is a fictional character. Silvio is also known as Sil.

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Peter Dante

Peter Dante is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1994. Peter was given the name Peter Francis Dante on December 16th, 1968 in West Hartford, Connecticut.

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Ron Dante

Ron Dante is a singer and singing. He was most prominent from 1960 to present. Ron was born on August 22nd, 1945 in Staten Island.

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Count Dante

Count Dante was a martial artist. Count was born on February 2nd, 1939 in Chicago, Illinois United States. He passed away on May 25th, 1975.

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Common last names for Dante

Common first names for Dante

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dante U.S.
  White 73.27% 64.26%
  African American 8.46% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.24% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.90% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.13% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dante

People with the last name Dante are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dante

  • What name lists does Dante rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Dante? Dante is the 1,093rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Dante was the 27,002nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dante have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 45,509 babies born with the first name Dante in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dante to occupy the territory of Turks and Caicos Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 44,493 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dante? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Dante first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dante is Monday, November 23rd, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Dante born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dante was in 1998 with a total of 1,670 babies. That's a lot of babies named Dante!
  • Random Dante Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dante ranks 90th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 14 babies in Rhode Island have the same name in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Dante: The name spelled backwards is Etnad. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Danet. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dante? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 898 people with the last name Dante.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dante? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dante as their last name since less than 1 person in 333k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Dante name meaning

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