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What does Donatello mean?

Donatello Pronunciation of Donatello [do-natel-lo] as a boys' name means "given; gift from God". Donatello is a variant form of Donato (Spanish, Italian): a short transcription of Donatello.

Associated with: gift.


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Middle name pairings:
Donatello Talan (D.T.), ..

How popular is Donatello?

Donatello is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#87348 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Donato is the only prominent alternative form of Donatello (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this form of Donatello was more pronounced 95 years ago (#1109). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Donato in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Donatello and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Capello, Catullo, Consuelo, Danell, Dantel, Dantrell, Denzell, Donal, Donald, Donatien, Donatus, Donell, Donnel, Donnell, Donnelly, Donte, Dontell, Dontey, Dontrell, Donzel, Dorrell, Jontell (see Jonte), Leonello, Lionello (see Lionel), Lionnello (see Lionel), Lyonnello (see Lionel), Onjello, Rafaello, Rafello, Ronello and Vontell. These names tend to be more commonly used than Donatello.

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