What does Dayle mean?
Dayle [dayle] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Dayle) is an Old English name, and the meaning of Dayle is "valley". Dayle is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -yle, of Dale (Old English): place name.
(male) Dayge, Dole, ..
(female) Dayde, Dayler, ..
How popular is Dayle?
Dayle is a rare given name for males. Dayle is a rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Dayle for boys. Dayle was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its top position of #1617 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Dale (#1092 via latest list), Dalen and Dallin are the prominent alternative forms of Dayle. Usage of these relations of Dayle reached its apex during 1950-1959 (median #1417) and is now much diminished (#1773, ▼98%).
Dayle is alike in pronunciation to Dal, Del, Dell▼ and Doyle▼. Other suggested similar names are Bale, Cable, Caile, Cale, Cayle, Coyle, Dace, Dade, Dailey, Daily, Daine, Dallen, Dalles, Daly, Dane, Danie, Dante, Daryl▼, Daryle, Daryll, Dave▼, Davie, Dawe, Dawley, Day, Daye, Daylan, Daylen, Daylin, Daylon, Dayne, Dayner, Dayten, Dekle, Duayne, Dwayne▼, Dyce, Eagle, Earle▼, Eryle, Fadle, Gable, Gaile, Gale▼, Gayle▼, Hale, Halle, Hayle, Kaile, Kale, Karle, Kayle, Kyle▼, Ladle, Lale, Lyle▼, Nagle, Pavle, Royle, Sable, Vaile, Vale, Yale, Zale and Zayle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dayle.See names in meaning and etymology.