Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. do-NA-to(Italian, Spanish)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Late Latin name Donatus meaning "given". Several early saints had this name. The name was also borne by two Renaissance masters: the sculptor Donato di Niccolo di Bette Bardi (also known as Donatello), and the architect Donato Bramante.

Related Names

Feminine FormDonata(Italian)
Other Languages & CulturesDonat(French) Donát(Hungarian) Donatus(Late Roman) Donatas(Lithuanian) Donat(Polish)
Surname DescendantDonati(Italian)


People think this name is

classic   mature   urban   wholesome   strong   strange   simple  

Name Days

Italy: February 17
Italy: August 7
Italy: August 30
Italy: October 22
Spain: February 25


Entry updated July 2, 2017