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Name Dante

Origin: From a Latin word for endure, withstand

Gender: male

Languages of use: German, Italian

Asteroid: 2999 Dante, discovered 1981

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Dante is a member of the name group Dante:

Language of origin: Latin


an Italian short form of a late Latin name Durante which expressed the wish of the parents that the child might be enduring (e.g. enduring in faith)

known from the medieval Italian poet Dante Alighieri who wrote The Divine Comedy (13th/14th century AD)

Words: durare = to endure, to withstand  Latin

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