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Dorantes Name Meaning

Spanish: apparently a variant of Durantes, Durántez, a patronymic from the personal name Durant (see Durant, Durante).

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


Similar surnames: Orantes, Morante, Durante, Brandes, Abrantes, Dantes, Oates, Coates

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Dorantes Family Origin

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Dorantes Family Occupations

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Dorantes Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dorantes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dorantes in 1957 was 34, and 55 in 2004.

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