Dente Name Meaning

Italian and Portuguese: from dente ‘tooth’ (Latin dens, genitive dentis), a nickname for someone with some deficiency or peculiarity of dentition, or of a gluttonous or avaricious nature.

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


Similar surnames: Dent, Dentel, Demonte, Ventre, Bence, Denke, Dante, Fuente, Dence

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Dente Family Origin

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Dente Family Occupations

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  • Beer & Lodging House Keeper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Dente occupation in the UK was Beer & Lodging House Keeper. 100% of Dente's were Beer & Lodging House Keepers.

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Dente Historical Records

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Dente Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Dente life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Dente in 1947 was 47, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dente

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