Name: Dante

Origin and Meaning of the Name Dante

  • Meaning:
    Enduring, obstinate
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (DON tay)
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Miscellaneous Info for Dante

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    English and Italian speaking countries
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    The Italian poet and author of "The Divine Comedy" which outlines the nine circles of Hell is known as Dante, though he was born Durante.

    Dante Gabriel Rossetti was an English Pre-Raphaelite painter.

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