Name: Hale

Origin and Meaning of the Name Hale

  • Meaning:
    Nook; hollow
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (hayl)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Hale)
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Miscellaneous Info for Hale

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    This is a surname which comes from the Old English word 'h(e)alh', meaning a hollow or a recess. It can also be derived from the Middle English name Húle (meaning 'hero') or Húgel (which probably means 'hawthorn').

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