What does Yates mean?
Yates has 1 variant: Yeats.Creative forms:
(male) Yaates, Yantes, ..
(female) Yatesi, .. Middle name pairings:
Yates Phineas (Y.P.), ..
How popular is Yates?
Yates is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#491 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Yates has not been ranked in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Yates is alike in pronunciation to Oates, Waits and Watts. Other suggested similar names are Dawes, Eames, Estes, Fares, Hawes, Hayes▲, Jabes, James▼, Mayes, Oakes, Yael, Yale and Yves. These names tend to be more commonly used than Yates.