What does Renate mean?
(female) Ranate, Rinate, ..
(male) Renady, Renare, ..
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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Renate ranked in the Top 2000 are Ranae, Renae, Renata (#659 last year), Rene, Renee (#962), 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 (#1735, ▼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.