The name Tate is a boy's name of English, Norse origin meaning "cheerful". Tate is ranked #495 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
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A strong single-syllable surname with a joyful meaning, Tate is finding a place on more and more birth certificates.
Former Spice Girl Emma Bunton named her second son Tate Lee.
Tate also has a cultural vibe via the Tate and Tate Modern museums in London, named for philanthropist Henry Tate. Actor Tate Donovan is a prominent current bearer.
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