Origin: Latin, Spanish, Italian
Meaning: “lasting, enduring”
Variations, Nicknames and Sound Alikes:
Dantae, Dantay, Dantel, Daunte, Dontae, Dontay, Donte
Phrases you might say or hear someday:
I love the name Dante.
Dante has beautiful hair.
You’re not tall enough to go on that ride, Dante.
1. Dante Alighieri (1265-1321) Italian poet
author of “The Divine Comedy”
2. Dante Bert Joseph Lavelli (1923-2009), NFL Hall of
Famer, Cleveland Browns, nicknamed Gluefingers
3. Danny Bonaduce (b. 1959), American actor and
radio personality, born Dante Daniel Bonaduce