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How popular is the baby name Dante in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1908 7 0 7
1909 9 0 9
1910 13 0 13
1911 10 0 10
1912 34 0 34
1913 34 0 34
1914 55 0 55
1915 85 0 85
1916 72 0 72
1917 75 0 75
1918 61 0 61
1919 57 0 57
1920 66 0 66
1921 125 0 125
1922 106 0 106
1923 88 0 88
1924 76 0 76
1925 88 0 88
1926 51 0 51
1927 86 0 86
1928 81 0 81
1929 66 0 66
1930 53 0 53
1931 51 0 51
1932 39 0 39
1933 39 0 39
1934 36 0 36
1935 31 0 31
1936 24 0 24
1937 20 0 20
1938 22 0 22
1939 19 0 19
1940 21 0 21
1941 33 0 33
1942 25 0 25
1943 44 0 44
1944 29 0 29
1945 33 0 33
1946 35 0 35
1947 37 0 37
1948 38 0 38
1949 39 0 39
1950 40 0 40
1951 40 0 40
1952 45 0 45
1953 48 0 48
1954 51 0 51
1955 59 0 59
1956 61 0 61
1957 55 0 55
1958 72 0 72
1959 63 0 63
1960 75 0 75
1961 123 0 123
1962 103 0 103
1963 92 0 92
1964 121 0 121
1965 116 0 116
1966 137 0 137
1967 156 0 156
1968 153 6 147
1969 191 15 176
1970 228 6 222
1971 206 8 198
1972 266 12 254
1973 209 5 204
1974 268 13 255
1975 321 11 310
1976 305 7 298
1977 394 20 374
1978 376 9 367
1979 406 13 393
1980 397 11 386
1981 438 14 424
1982 442 11 431
1983 372 11 361
1984 409 11 398
1985 409 11 398
1986 459 15 444
1987 489 16 473
1988 517 9 508
1989 555 5 550
1990 649 10 639
1991 695 15 680
1992 667 8 659
1993 787 16 771
1994 798 12 786
1995 833 15 818
1996 988 10 978
1997 1,604 15 1,589
1998 1,694 24 1,670
1999 1,427 12 1,415
2000 1,360 8 1,352
2001 1,365 11 1,354
2002 1,276 9 1,267
2003 1,323 12 1,311
2004 1,209 0 1,209
2005 1,248 8 1,240
2006 1,182 0 1,182
2007 1,274 7 1,267
2008 1,145 0 1,145
2009 1,136 0 1,136
2010 1,343 6 1,337
2011 1,311 12 1,299
2012 1,255 5 1,250
2013 1,200 0 1,200
2014 1,102 0 1,102
2015 1,066 0 1,066

Want to know about the popularity of the Dante baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,217 babies born with the name Dante in the United States. That's more than enough Dantes to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1908 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dante" was in 1998 with a total of 1,670 babies. (That's a lot of baby Dantes)

According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dante" ranks #99 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Connecticut. Imagine that, 42 babies in Connecticut have the same name as you in 2002. Across the entire United States a total of 1,276 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Dante popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Dante" mean? The list below shows the origins of Dante as well as things modernly associated with the name Dante such as celebrities named Dante.

Origin and Meaning of Dante

The name "Dante" is of Latin origin, and it means "Everlasting". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Dante Basco

Dante Basco is an actor, voice actor, and dancer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1988 to present. Dante was born in 1975 as Dante R. Basco in Pittsburg, California, US.

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Mos Def

Mos Def is a rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, and actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1994 to present. Mos was born in 1973 as Dante Terrell Smith in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States.

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Danny Bonaduce

Danny Bonaduce is an actor and radio host with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1969 to present. Danny was born in 1959 as Dante Daniel Bonaduce in Broomall, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Dante Gabriel Rossetti is a poet, illustrator, and painter. Dante was born in 1828 in London, England.

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Dante Bichette

Dante Bichette is a MLB player. Dante was born in 1963 in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Dante

Dante Cunningham
Dante Fowler
Dante Exum
Dante Nero
Dante Alighieri
Dante Gebel
Dante Inferno
Dante Ristorante

Alternative Meanings

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

N is for nice, need I say more?

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

Your name in reverse order is "Etnad". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tande". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Dante born Jan 18, 1936

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1850. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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