English surname
"person living near town gates"

Gates Origin and Meaning

The name Gates is a boy's name meaning "person living near town gates".

Reality TV star Raven Gates gave her on-trend s-ending surname to her son, named Gates Zev. Gates joins an impressive lineup of celebrity babies with similar names, including Hillary Duff's Banks and Emma Roberts' Rhodes. Gates is also famously the surname of Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft.

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Famous People Named Gates

  • Gates McFaddenAmerican actress
  • Bill GatesAmerican business magnate, philanthropist, and principal founder of Microsoft Corporation