Bates is a gender-neutral name and is of English origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means son of Bartholomew. As a unisex name, this name is popular with both boys and girls. Pronounced as beyts, the name is currently not in the top 1000 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and not in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart.
Bates can be used for both boys and girls.