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Tate

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How popular is the baby name Tate in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 6 0 6
1914 8 0 8
1915 9 0 9
1916 17 0 17
1917 5 0 5
1918 8 0 8
1920 6 0 6
1921 5 0 5
1922 8 0 8
1923 12 0 12
1924 5 0 5
1925 7 0 7
1926 5 0 5
1927 6 0 6
1929 5 0 5
1934 6 0 6
1936 8 0 8
1938 6 0 6
1943 5 0 5
1944 5 0 5
1945 8 0 8
1946 7 0 7
1947 7 0 7
1948 6 0 6
1949 6 0 6
1951 10 0 10
1952 9 0 9
1954 5 0 5
1957 6 0 6
1958 5 0 5
1959 7 0 7
1960 29 0 29
1961 25 0 25
1962 15 0 15
1963 29 0 29
1964 23 0 23
1965 32 0 32
1966 29 0 29
1967 30 0 30
1968 39 0 39
1969 44 0 44
1970 54 0 54
1971 113 0 113
1972 81 0 81
1973 64 0 64
1974 80 0 80
1975 91 5 86
1976 91 6 85
1977 92 0 92
1978 86 0 86
1979 66 5 61
1980 61 0 61
1981 82 5 77
1982 50 0 50
1983 64 0 64
1984 44 0 44
1985 67 6 61
1986 76 7 69
1987 82 9 73
1988 78 0 78
1989 86 10 76
1990 126 14 112
1991 146 16 130
1992 257 30 227
1993 262 26 236
1994 291 31 260
1995 269 23 246
1996 338 31 307
1997 380 35 345
1998 457 46 411
1999 530 38 492
2000 606 60 546
2001 605 42 563
2002 587 52 535
2003 692 48 644
2004 751 51 700
2005 809 50 759
2006 746 36 710
2007 746 35 711
2008 713 41 672
2009 661 25 636
2010 747 30 717
2011 751 27 724
2012 786 21 765
2013 902 24 878
2014 828 27 801
2015 762 31 731

Want to know about the popularity of the Tate baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,769 babies born with the name Tate in the United States. That's more than enough Tates to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Tate" was in 2013 with a total of 878 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Tate" ranks #87 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Utah. Imagine that, 61 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 786 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Tate popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Tate" mean? The list below shows the origins of Tate as well as things modernly associated with the name Tate such as celebrities named Tate.

Origin and Meaning of Tate

The name "Tate" is of English origin, and it means "Cheerful". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. United States poet and critic (1899-1979)

Tate Donovan

Tate Donovan is an actor and director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1984 to present. Tate was born in 1963 as Tate Buckley Donovan in Tenafly, New Jersey, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Tate

Tate And Tryon
Tate Kobang
Tate Langdon
Tate Modern
Tate Engineering
Tate Publishing
Tate Dodge
Tate Frederick
Tate Martell

Alternative Meanings

T is for talent, hidden or not.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

T is for tried, tried and true you.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

Your name in reverse order is "Etat". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Taet". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Tate born Oct 24, 1945

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Japan approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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