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Gender: Male

Origin: Latin

Meaning: Possibly meaning 'armed w...

Pronunciation: PIL-uht, /ˈpaɪlət/, P AY L AH T

Popularity Rank: #181,660

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  • 1. Pilate Meaning
  • 2. Pilate Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Pilate
  • 4. Translations of Pilate
  • 5. Pilate Name Popularity
  • 6. Pilate Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Pilate

Pilate Meaning

Derived from the Latin name 'Pilatus', which is of uncertain origin. It may be from the Greek word 'πιλιατος (pilatos)' meaning 'armed with a javelin', or it could be related to the Latin word 'pilum' meaning 'javelin'.

Pilate also means "Possibly meaning 'armed with a javelin' or 'javelin'.".

Pilate is commonly found in South Africa, Cameroon, Nigeria, and 11 more countries.

Pilate Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: PIL-uht

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈpaɪlət/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: P AY L AH T

P: Pronounce as in "pig" (P IH G)

AY: Pronounce as in "say" (S EY)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Pilate

Pilate Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Pilate is recorded 109 times globally, ranking it as the 181,660th most common name worldwide.

Pilate is most prevalent in South Africa, with 72 occurrences, making it the 13,982th most popular name in the country.

In South Africa, the name Pilate is found among 1 in every 32568 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

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