See also: gates

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A topographic name for someone who lived by the gates of a medieval walled town.

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Proper nounEdit

Gates

  1. A surname​.
  2. A rural community in British Columbia, Canada.
  3. An unincorporated community in Nebraska.
  4. A town in New York.
  5. An unincorporated community in North Carolina.
  6. A city in Oregon.
  7. A town in Tennessee.

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ReferencesEdit

  • Hanks, Patrick (2003), “Gates”, in Patrick Hanks, editor, Dictionary of American Family Names, New York City: Oxford University Press

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GermanEdit

NounEdit

Gates

  1. genitive singular of Gate
  2. plural of Gate