Home > Don- Names

Boy Names Starting with Don-

Don- baby names and what they mean, with 11 results. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in the 1930s (adoption of 3.1%) and is now significantly reduced (adoption 0.1%, down 96%), with names like Donny becoming less in vogue. Dones (top 5%) and Donegan (5%) are common Don- last names. Here is the list of Don- names for girls.

Don- names

Don - Donte

Don and variantsDon, var. Donn, Donnan, Donne, Donnie, Donny
Based on English word. .. Mythology. Donnan and Donne are more rare as baby names among the variant forms of Don.

Donahue, var. Donahoe, Donohoe, Donohue
Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic element. "Dark fighter." Donahue (upper 1%), Donohue (2%), like Donoghue (upper 6%), Donihue (82%), are popular -hue suffix surnames.

Donald and variantsDonald, var. Donnell1
Based on Scottish, Gaelic. "Great chief; world mighty." Donald (upper 1%) and Donnell (56%) are frequently occurring men's names.

Donato and variantsDonato, var. Donatello, Donatien, Donatus, Donzel
Root fr. Spanish, Italian words. "Given; gift from God." Donato is common as a boys' name among these variations.

Var. of Danube. Geography name .. Donau is rarely adopted as a boys' name. See also Doan.

Form of Dion. Based on Greek word. Short form of Dionysius .. A moderately quaint baby name. See also Deandre.

Donnell and variantsDonnell2, var. Donal, Donell, Donnel, Donnelly
Stems fr. Scottish, Irish words. "World mighty; brown-haired fighter." Donal, Donell and Donnell are more generally used as birth names compared to Donnel, Donnelly.

Donovan and variantsDonovan, var. Donavan, Donavon, Donevin, Donevon, Donoven, Donovon
Source fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Dark; brown-haired chieftain." Donovan is common (top 55%) as a men's name.

Dante and variantsDontae1, Dontay1, Donte1
Var. of Dante. Source fr. Spanish, Italian, Latin elements. "Lasting, enduring." Usage of Dontae, Dontay, etc. as birth names in 2015 was 0.8% more than the year before.

Dontavius and variantsDontavius, var. Dontavious
.. probably combination of Donte and Octavius. Dontavius and Dontavious are more familiar as children's names among these variant forms.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Don- names: Don, Donal, Donald, Donato, Donavan

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Don- names: Donavon, Dondre, Donell, Donn, Donnell

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Don- names: Donnie, Donny, Donovan, Dontae, Dontavious

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Don- names: Dontavius, Dontay, Donte, Dontrell

Donte and variantsDonte2, var. Dontae2, Dontay2, Dontaye, Dontell, Dontey, Dontrell
Source fr. Italian element. "Lasting." Dontaye, Dontell and Dontey are more exclusive as baby names among the versions of Donte.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Don- names for boys.

1. Don - Donte
Don [Donn, Donny, Donne, Donnie, Donnan], Donahue [Donahoe, Donohoe, Donohue], Donald [Donnell], Donato [Donzel, Donatus, Donatien, Donatello], Danube [Donau], Dion [Dondre], Donnell [Donal, Donell, Donnel, Donnelly], Donovan [Donavon, Donavan, Donevin, Donevon, Donoven, Donovon], Dante [Donte, Dontae, Dontay], Dontavius [Dontavious], Donte [Dontae, Dontey, Dontay, Dontell, Dontaye, Dontrell]

Usage comparison for Don- names