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Boy Name: Donte

Name: Donte
Pronunciation: \d(o)-nte, don-te\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: lasting
Origin: Italian
Related Names: Dontavius
Sounds Like: Deonte, Dionte
Variant forms: Dantae, Dantay, Dohntae, Dontae, Dontay, Dontaye, Dontell, Dontey, Dontrell
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1033


Donte \d(o)-nte, don-te\ as a boy's name is pronounced DAHN-tee, dahn-TAY. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Donte is "lasting". Dont?s the phonetic variant of Dante. This form is popular among African-Americans.

Donte has 9 variant forms: Dantae, Dantay, Dohntae, Dontae, Dontay, Dontaye, Dontell, Dontey and Dontrell.

For more information, see also the related name Dontavius.

Baby names that sound like Donte are Deonte and Dionte.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Donte.


Donte is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1033 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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