Gender / Sex: boy (Dale's also a girl name)
Sounds Like: Daly, Dal
Variant forms: Dael, Daile, Dalen, Daley, Dallan, Dalle, Dallin, Dayle
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 109
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 957
Dale \d(a)-le\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Dale), is pronounced dayl. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Dale is "valley". Place name. Originally a surname meaning "one who lives in the valley". Roy Roger's consort Dale Evans; success guru Dale Carnegie.
Dale has 8 variant forms: Dael, Daile, Dalen, Daley, Dallan, Dalle, Dallin and Dayle.
Baby names that sound like Dale are Daly and Dal.
View a list of the 2 names that reference Dale.
Dale is a very popular first name for men (#109 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#957 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)