Definition of Dante in English:

Dante

proper noun

  • (1265–1321), Italian poet; full name Dante Alighieri. He wrote "The Divine Comedy" (c.1309–20), an epic poem that describes his spiritual journey through Hell and Purgatory and finally to Paradise. His love for Beatrice Portinari is described in "Vita nuova" (c.1290–94)

Pronunciation:

Dante

/ˈdäntā/