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Dantes Name Meaning

Galician (or Portuguese): unexplained; probably variant spelling of Dantas (d’Antas), a habitational name from any of the many places called Antas in Portugal and Galicia, plural of anta ‘dolmen’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Fontes, Antes, Santos, Banes, Dane, Ante, Santer, Hanten, Montes

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Dantes Family Origin

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Dantes Family Occupations

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Dantes Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dantes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dantes in 1963 was 74, and 49 in 2004.

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