What does Donte mean?
Donte /don-te/ as a boys' name is pronounced DAHN-tee, dahn-TAY. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Donte is "lasting". Donté is the phonetic variant of Dante. This form is popular among African-Americans.
Related boy name: Dontavius.more]
How popular is Donte?
Donte is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1033 out of 1220, Top 85%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Donte for boys. Donte was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #398 in the U.S. in 1997, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Dante (#314 2 years ago), Daunte and Dontae are the popular varying forms of Donte appearing in the Top 1000. These forms of Donte were favored as birth names in the year 1997 (average #597) and are somewhat less widespread today (#828, down 57.4%). Dante has generally been popular among parents, and Dontae has become less contemporary. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Donte and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Donte▼ is pronounced similarly to Deante, Deonte▼, Dionte and Duante. Other recommended similar baby names are Deontae, Donato, Donne, Jonte and Monte▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Donte.