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Dante Meaning


What does Dante mean?

The name Dante is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Dante is "lasting, enduring".

It is also of Italian origin, where its meaning is "steadfast".

Dante is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Dante.

The Given Name Dante

Dante is a diminutive of Durante. See Durante for further details.

Dante is quite an attractive name and a welcome find.

A wonderfully classic name.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Dante Alighieri, and Dante Lavelli.

Dante Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 344 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,004 occurrences. It ranked 14,696 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 322 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,072 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Dante sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Dante Name Popularity Page.

Dante Related Names

Dante is a diminutive of Durante.

Famous Dantes

  • Dante ~ Soccer Player
  • Dante Alighieri ~ Writer
  • Dante Lavelli ~ Football Player

Dante Numerology

What will your new littleDante be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Dante are often salty and efficient but most of all they are read more >>

Dante Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Dante in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Dante.

Just for fun, see the name Dante in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Dante in Nautical Flags page.