The name Durant is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "enduring". Durant and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibset ....".
From the experts:
Durant's meaning signifies staying power, a good quality to impart to your child. Notables with the surname Durant include Pulitzer Prize-winning authors Will and Ariel Durant, most famous for their eleven-volume The Story of Civilization, and William Crappo Durant, co-founder of General Motors and Chevrolet.