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Tate Surname Origin

(Origin Gaelic) Pleasure, delight. Tate, learned. Tad, in Welsh, is a father, and Taid, a grandfather.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.

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