Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:3552
Meaning:God has given
Nate is a boy's name of Hebrew origin. This succinct given name is a diminutive of Nathan meaning "gift of God" or "God has given." A baby boy is certainly a bundle of love that easily takes the cake for the most precious gift in a new parent's life!

Famous People Named Nate

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  • Nate Archibald
    Basketball Player
  • Nate Thurmond
    Basketball Player

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Source: Social Security Administration

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