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What does Dontae mean?

Dontae Pronunciation of Dontae as a boys' name is of Italian derivation, and the name Dontae means "lasting, enduring". Dontae is an alternate spelling of Dante (Spanish, Italian, Latin). Historical: Dante Alighieri. Dontae is also a variant of Donte (Italian).



VARIANTS Dontey, Dontaye, Dontay, Dohntae, Dantay, Dantae

RELATED FORMS VIA DANTE, DONTE Dantel, Daunte, Dontell, Dontrell



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How popular is Dontae?

Dontae is an uncommon first name for men. Dontae is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Dontae was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #718 in the U.S. in the year 1996, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dontae name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dontae outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Prominent varying forms of Dontae ranked in the Top 2000 are Dante (#316 FROM RECENT DATA), Daunte, Dontay, Donte (#1471) and Dontrell. Other forms, like Dantay, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Dontae was at its peak in the year 1997 (MEDIAN #1103) and has become much less since (#1631, 50% LESS USAGE). Dante is more ubiquitous than the rest, while forms like Donte have lost favor.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dontae, Dante, Daunte, Dontay, Donte, Dontrell in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dante outside U.S.

Similar Names

Dontae is alike in pronunciation to Deontae. Other recommended sound-alike names are Dana, Danal, Danar, Dandie, Daneal, Danial, Danie, Dannie, Danube, Danya, Dashae, Daytan, Deante, Dene, Denham, Denman, Dennie, Deondre, Deonte, Destan, Devonte, Diondrae, Diondre, Dionte, Doane, Dodge, Dolan, Don, Donahue, Donal, Donald, Donatien, Donato, Donatus, Donau, Donavan, Dondre, Donell, Donnan, Donne, Donnel, Donnie, Donohoe, Donohue, Donzel, Doogan, Doram, Doran, Dore, Dorian, Dorran, Dorsee, Dorsie (see Dorsey), Dotsen (see Dotson), Dougal, Dougan, Dowan, Doyle, Drostan, Duante, Duncan, Dundee, Dunham, Dunlie (see Dunley), Dunstan, Dustan, Fontane, Jontae, Jonte, Montae, Montane, Montay, Monte and Montie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dontae.

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