Gates

Male

Meaning

Barriers

Origin

English

Pronunciation

/ɡeɪts/

Traits associated with the name Gates:

Dogs named Gates tend to be loving, loyal, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Gates?

Naming your dog Gates suggests that you have an appreciation for technology and innovation. It may also suggest that you admire the accomplishments of Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft.

Is Gates a good dog name?

Gates is a one-syllable dog name, making it short and snappy. Gates isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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2,998
New York City Dog Name Database
4,308
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Gates is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Gates was, in the past month, the 5545th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of February 2024, Gates is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Gates was viewed 8 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Gates's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

As you can see, this name is not particularly common across the United States.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Gates.

Gates is found in these categories:

nerdy dog names
nerdy

Named after Microsoft's co-founder, it screams tech-savvy canine intellect!

intelligent dog names
intelligent

Gates symbolizes barrier control, often associated with smart canines.

Dog names like Gates:

Jewel, gemstone.
Gates dog name meaning

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