Meaning and Origin of: Tate
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First name origins & meanings:
- English, Native American : To be cheerful; windy; a great talker
- Old English : Cheerful
- Native American : Long-winded talker
Last name origin & meaning:
- English : from the Old English personal name Tāta, possibly a short form of various compound names with the obscure first element tāt, or else a nursery formation. This surname is common and widespread in Britain; the chief area of concentration is northeastern England, followed by northern Ireland.