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Dayle (girl)

What does Dayle mean?

Dayle Pronunciation of Dayle [dayle] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Dayle) is of Old English origin, and Dayle means "valley". Dayle is an alternate spelling of Dale (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english.


Dayle has 3 variants: Dael, Dail and Daile.

6 more related forms via Dale: Daelyn, Dalena, Dalene, Dalla, Daly and Dayla.

Creative forms:
(female) Dayde, Dele, ..

(male) Dayde, Dayge, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dayle Nylah (D.N.), ..

How popular is Dayle?

Dayle is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2489 out of 4276, Top 58%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Dayle entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its highest position of #1167 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dayle name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dayle outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Dalene and Dale are the popular varying forms of Dayle. Adoption of these relations of Dayle reached its highest 8 decades ago (median #1084).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dayle, Dale, Dalene in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dayle and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Dayle is pronounced similarly to Dahl, Del, Dell, Delle, Dielle and Doll. Other suggested similar names are Carle, Caryle, Dace, Dacee, Dacie, Dafne, Dagne, Dalles, Danae, Dane, Danee, Danele, Danie, Danne, Darla, Daryl, Daryll, Dasie, Dawne, Day, Daya, Dayah, Dayha, Dayna, Dayne, Daysi, Deyse, Dwayne, Emyle, Gaile, Gale, Gayle, Gaylle, Halle, Hazle, Kahle, Kalle, Kayle, Kyle, Mable, Mayble, Paule, Sable and Vale. These names tend to be less frequently used than Dayle.

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