What does Renate mean?
(female) Ranate, Rinate, ..
(male) Renady, Renare, .. Middle name pairings:
Renate Journee (R.J.), ..
How popular is Renate?
Renate is a very prominent first name for women (#1382 out of 4276, Top 32%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name history of Renate for girls. Renate entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #1735 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Renate ranked in the Top 2000 are Ranae, Renae, Renata (#636 last year), Rene, Renee (#1086), Renetta, Renita and Rennie. Other forms, like Ranay, are uncommon. These relations of Renate were popular with parents in the 1960s (median #1091) and have become much less widespread since (#1746, ▼90%), with versions like Rene becoming less trendy. Renata is the most fashionable baby name here.
Renate is alike in pronunciation to Ranita, Reneeta and Renyta. Other recommended names are Beate, Bente, Cate, Denae, Genae, Genette, Gerte, Jenae, Jenette, Jette, Kate, Lenae, Lenette, Mette, Ninete (see Nina), Raenah, Randee, Randie, Ranice, Ranit, Ranite, Ranith, Read, Reade, Reanne, Reatha, Reba▼, Reda, Ree, Reeanne, Reene, Reeta, Reggie, Reina▲, Reinette, Rejine, Remie, Rena▼, Renay, Renaye, Renell, Reney, Renilde, Renne, Renny, Renske, Reta▼, Reva▼, Rexana, Rexanne, Rexine, Reya, Reyna▲, Rhiane, Riane, Rinah, Rona, Ronae, Ronay, Ronette, Ronnee, Ronnie, Rosae, Roxane, Royale, Rrenae (see Renee), Ryane, Ryenne, Ryette, Tate, Unite and Yette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Renate.See names in meaning and etymology.