Davante is a male first name.
There’s a good chance that a boy named Davante in a medium-sized town will be unique. That’s because only a few babies a year are named Davante in all of the US. Only about one in 100,000 boys is named Davante by his parents. In the ranking of most common boys names in recent years, Davante ranks at #4,803. That means there are 4,802 more common boys names, but there are also a few thousand that are even rarer. If you polled the whole US population – children, adults and seniors – you’d find less than one in 10,000 to be named Davante.
Davante is a phenomenon of Generation X and Y. Previously, the name wasn't really on the radar of expectant parents. Schoolkids of the early 20th century probably didn't have classmates named Davante - until this very name unexpectedly cried out for attention and peaked in popularity at rank number 747 in 1992. Although it has never reached the top 100 list, this boys' name seems to have been in vogue for a while, which makes Davante really in tune with his generation.
In years where the graph has no value, the name Davante was given less than five times or even none at all in the entire USA.
22 babies were named Davante in 2022 - that's 1 in 7,337,545 newborn boys. With this number, the boys' name Davante ranked 3,953 in our SmartGenius first name statistics in 2022, the most recent year for which records are available.
The odds of having a man or boy named Davante in your home state are about the same as the chance for a white Christmas in New York City – in both cases they are less than 30%. More precisely, the first name Davante is registered in 17 states, among which are Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia or Illinois. In proportion to the male population, most men and boys with the first name Davante live in Louisiana, but even there the name is rather special – on average, you would have to ask 55,491 men and boys in Louisiana for their name before you meet one who answers with Davante.
Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter D is a quite popular first letter for boys’ names. That’s because 8.5% of all common boys’ names in the US begin with this letter. Only the first letters J and A are more common for boys' names.
With seven letters, the name Davante has a typical length for first names in the US. In fact, 26% of all common first names consist of exactly seven letters. 52% of all first names are shorter, while 22% have eight letters or more. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.
Therefore: As 8.5% of all boys' names start with a D, this initial letter occurs nearly 2.5-times as often as all 26 letters on average – and the most common one of all the boys’ names starting with D is David.
If your name is Davante and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...
So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Davante, you can simply say:
Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.
Just use American Sign Language!
These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.
In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.
In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Davante sounds like this: