Dale Name Meaning & Origin

Dale

Pronunciation: DAYL (key)

Origin of the name Dale:

Transferred use of the Irish surname which is from the Gaelic O'Dálaigh (descendant of Dálach). Dálach is derived from dáil (assembly, gathering). Var: Daly.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Dale Robertson, actor (1923 - )
Dale Earnhardt, race car driver (1951-2001)
Dale Winton, British television presenter
Dale Carnegie, author (1888-1955)
Dayl Cronin, member of Irish boyband HomeTown

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