Tate Origin and Meaning

The name Tate is a girl's name of Scandinavian, Norse origin meaning "cheerful".

Though Tate is used almost exclusively for boys, we can see Tate as a stronger surname alternative to Kate or a clipped form of Tatum.

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Famous People Named Tate

  • Tate Rosner McRaeCanadian dancer, singer, and actress
  • Sharon Tate'60s actress and victim of the Manson Family gang

Tate in Pop Culture

  • Tate Collinsthe main character of Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover