What does Dale mean?
Dale▼ has 29 more alternative forms via Dalenna, Madeline: Dalanna, Lena▲, Lina▼, Lynn▼, Mada, Maddie, Maddy, Madel, Madelle, Madena, Madge▼, Madlen, Madlin, Madlyn, Mady, Magda, Maidel, Mala, Malena, Malina, Marleah, Marleen, Marlen, Marlena▼, Marlene▼, Marline, Marlyne, Maud▼ and Maude▼.
Dale has 1 masculine form: Dallin.Kreatif forms: Daele, Dele. [more]
How popular is Dale?
Dale is a very prominent first name for females (#696 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1103 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Dale for girls. Dale entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #302 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not listed currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Lena (#279 2 years ago), Lina (#767), Lynn, Madeline (#89), Madge, Marlen, Marlena, Marlene, Maud and Maude are the popular varying forms of Dale. Adoption of these forms of Dale was more pronounced during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4554%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.1695%, down 62.8%), with versions such as Madge, Marlena, Marlene, Maud and Maude falling out of style. Madeline has been the overall favorite, although Lena seems to be getting popular too. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Dale and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Dale▼ is pronounced similarly to Dahl, Del, Dell▼, Delle and Doll. Other suggested similar baby names are Dace, Daleia, Dalia▼, Dalya, Dane, Dela, Delie, Dila, Dola, Gale▼ and Vale. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dale.