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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 97%), with names like Donnie 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 variants

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

Donahue, var. Donohue, Donohoe, Donahoe
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 variants

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

Donato and variants

Donato, var. Donzel, Donatus, Donatien, Donatello
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 variants

Donnell2, var. Donnelly, Donnel, Donell, Donal
Stems fr. Scottish, Irish words. "World mighty; brown-haired fighter." Used somewhat frequently as birth names, Donal, Donnell, etc. are pronounced like the popular Danial.

Donovan and variants

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

Dante and variants

Donte1, Dontay1, Dontae1
Var. of Dante. Source fr. Spanish, Italian, Latin elements. "Lasting, enduring." Usage of Dontae, Dontay, etc. as birth names in 2018 was 44.9% less than the year before.

Dontavius and variants

Dontavius, 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 variants

Donte2, var. Dontrell, Dontey, Dontell, Dontaye, Dontay2, Dontae2
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 [Donohue, Donohoe, Donahoe], Donald [Donnell], Donato [Donzel, Donatus, Donatien, Donatello], Danube [Donau], Dion [Dondre], Donnell [Donal, Donell, Donnel, Donnelly], Donovan [Donovon, Donoven, Donevon, Donevin, Donavon, Donavan], Dante [Donte, Dontay, Dontae], Dontavius [Dontavious], Donte [Dontey, Dontay, Dontae, Dontell, Dontaye, Dontrell]

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