Jump to content

Tate. Yay or nay?


  • Please log in to reply
37 replies to this topic

#1 LZTM

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:05 AM

Brainstorming boy names and I’m stuck on Tate. I can’t figure out if I really like it or not but come back to it a lot.

Other names in the mix are Samuel or Jesse.

DS is Theo, last name is two syllables beginning with E.

#2 JomoMum

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:16 AM

It’s a no from me.

Have you seen Bad Moms 2?

#3 ~Jolly_F~

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:19 AM

Tate is what they call the skin between a guys ballsack and his butthole.

So it’s a hell no from me!!

#4 marple

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:25 AM

I think thats "taint"

#5 ~Jolly_F~

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:27 AM

It is but it’s also Tate according to urban dictionary

https://www.google.c...niffer&amp=true

Either way it’s enough to be a no for me!

Edited by ~J_F~, 08 December 2019 - 08:28 AM.


#6 Ozquoll

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:30 AM

Not a fan.

Samuel goes very well with Theo as a sibset.

#7 kerilyntaryn

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:36 AM

sorry I dont like the name or that the name starts with the same initial as DS

Jesse goes well as does Samuel
[

#8 SplashingRainbows

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:38 AM

No.

Samuel, Jesse and Theo are lovely names without connotations. Tate just screams bay boy to me OP. I wouldn’t pair it with such a lovely name as Theo.

#9 JomoMum

Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:56 AM

What about Nate instead?

#10 Astrocyte

Posted 08 December 2019 - 09:54 AM

I prefer Samuel and then Jesse.

#11 elly35

Posted 08 December 2019 - 09:58 AM

I know a little Tate who is a nice kid. It is fine. I quite like Samuel too

I know a little Tate who is a nice kid. It is fine. I quite like Samuel too

#12 UndergroundKelpie

Posted 08 December 2019 - 10:06 AM

I love Tate.

Sam is Better. I'm biased though.

#13 newmumandexcited

Posted 08 December 2019 - 10:23 AM

I teach a few Tates. Alluding to the other thread, I find it a bogan name sorry.

#14 Gudrun

Posted 08 December 2019 - 10:31 AM

It's OK.  A different style to Theo.

Samuel and Jesse are a better fit IMO, though again Tate is OK.

I adore the name Jesse and don't mind Samuel.

#15 marple

Posted 08 December 2019 - 10:44 AM

Jesse is my favourite of your list . wish I'd used it for one of my boys.

#16 newmumandexcited

Posted 08 December 2019 - 11:10 AM

View Post~J_F~, on 08 December 2019 - 08:19 AM, said:

Tate is what they call the skin between a guys ballsack and his butthole.

So it’s a hell no from me!!

Ha isn’t this Taint? Either way too close!

#17 amdirel

Posted 08 December 2019 - 11:13 AM

I know a girl called Tate! Maybe spelled Tayte.

I'm not a fan at all.

#18 maryanneK

Posted 08 December 2019 - 11:15 AM

No, is it even a name or is it an abbreviation? Nathan with NN nate would be better. But otherwise Samuel and Jesse are much nicer

#19 Threelittleducks

Posted 08 December 2019 - 11:58 AM

Nathaniel - Nate
Samuel - Sam

I'm not a fan of either Tate or Jesse, sorry.

#20 NastyGal

Posted 08 December 2019 - 12:16 PM

I'm with PP - Nathaniel, nn Nate.

Nay to Tate!

#21 little lion

Posted 08 December 2019 - 01:28 PM

Jesse is my pick

#22 Odd-1-Out

Posted 08 December 2019 - 01:50 PM

It's a no from me, sounds short for potato.

#23 Hands Up

Posted 08 December 2019 - 02:00 PM

Nate is ok, Tate not so much.

Samuel is lovely.

#24 rubyskye

Posted 08 December 2019 - 04:18 PM

Samuel is my pick!

#25 José

Posted 08 December 2019 - 04:21 PM

Another no for Tate




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

'My parenting style is Survivalist'

A helicopter or tiger mum, I am not.

8 mums reveal their favourite nappy bags

We asked a bunch of mums which nappy bags they love the most.

Why you shouldn't bother throwing a big first birthday party

If you're feeling the pressure to host an all-out, over-the-top shindig for your baby's birthday, I hereby grant you permission to throw the rules out the window.

The 24 baby names on the verge of extinction this year

If you're on the hunt for the perfect baby name and don't want a chart-topper like Oliver or Olivia, then do we have the list for you.

'My mum doesn't seem that interested in my baby'

Q: My mother and I have always been close, but now that I have a baby, she has not helped out as much as I thought she would.

New guidelines: "Bottle-feeding mums need support too"

Breast is best, but mums who can't, or choose not to breastfeed need support too.

Dads also struggle to 'have it all', study finds

Men and women both experience work-family conflict.

Language development may start in the womb

Study found babies can recognise foreign languages before birth.

Meet the baby born from an embryo frozen for 24 years

Experts say little Emma is a record breaking baby.

 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Articles

Advertisement
 
 
 

From our network

Five things you need to know about flu and pregnancy

As the 2017 flu season begins in earnest, here?s what you need to know to protect yourself and baby.

Mum tips to keep your pre-baby budget in check

Money might be funny in a rich man's world (or so ABBA told us), but for the rest of us it's a major consideration – particularly before having a baby.

5 easy ways to make your maternity leave last longer

Maternity leave is a special time for you, your partner and your new little bundle. The last thing you want is for financial worries to stand in the way of that joy.

10 ways to keep your 'buying for baby' costs down

Becoming a parent is full of surprises – not least of all finding out that, for such small beings, babies cause a lot of chaos and expense.

5 ways to prepare to go from two incomes to one

Here are some ideas for getting that budget in shape, ready for being a one income family.

 

Baby Names

Need some ideas?

See what names are trending this year.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.