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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Dontay

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Alt. Meaning

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

N is for noteworthy, just like your achievements

T is for tough, for you are not easily broken

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

Notable Persons Named Dontay

Dontay Moch is an athlete. He has had major accomplishments since 2012. Dontay was born on July 19th, 1988 in Chandler, Arizona.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 7 0 7
1972 14 0 14
1973 20 0 20
1974 20 0 20
1975 32 0 32
1976 30 0 30
1977 30 0 30
1978 34 0 34
1979 43 0 43
1980 49 0 49
1981 51 0 51
1982 41 0 41
1983 62 0 62
1984 62 0 62
1985 61 0 61
1986 37 0 37
1987 69 0 69
1988 58 0 58
1989 70 0 70
1990 78 0 78
1991 72 0 72
1992 62 0 62
1993 67 0 67
1994 59 0 59
1995 62 0 62
1996 68 0 68
1997 61 0 61
1998 64 0 64
1999 70 0 70
2000 48 0 48
2001 63 0 63
2002 68 0 68
2003 59 0 59
2004 55 0 55
2005 49 0 49
2006 57 0 57
2007 64 0 64
2008 46 0 46
2009 43 0 43
2010 54 0 54
2011 45 0 45
2012 28 0 28
2013 33 0 33
2014 36 0 36
2015 29 0 29
2016 27 0 27
2017 27 0 27

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Popularity of Dontay as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Dontay

  • How Popular is the name Dontay? Dontay is the 6,218th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Dontay have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,284 babies born with the first name Dontay in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dontay to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dontay? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Dontay first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dontay is Monday, February 13th, 1956.
  • What year had the most people named Dontay born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dontay was in 1990 with a total of 78 babies.
  • Random Dontay Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dontay is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Dontay: Your name in reverse order is Yatnod. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tayodn. How do you pronounce that?

What Dontays Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Dontay born May 3, 2001

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 Southern England approximately on 450. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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