• Gender: Male
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Dweller By The Gates

What is the meaning of the name Gates?

The name Gates is primarily a male name of English origin that means Dweller By The Gates.

English surname.

Gates McFadden, actress. Bill Gates, internet tycoon.

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Names like Gates:

Gidja, Gattaca, Gatik

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Gates Zev Gottschalk - son of Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk , born 2022

Stats for the Name Gates

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Potential drawbacks of using the name Gates:

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1. Potential teasing or bullying due to the association with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.
2. Difficulty in establishing a unique identity, as the name Gates is strongly associated with a prominent public figure.
3. Misunderstandings or assumptions about the child's family background or wealth based on the name.
4. Limited career options, as some employers may have preconceived notions about individuals named Gates and their abilities or qualifications.
5. Constant comparisons to Bill Gates and unrealistic expectations placed on the child to achieve similar levels of success.

Songs about Gates

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The Gates - DaVinci's Notebook