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Kale - Meaning of Kale

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Meaning of the name KaleMeaning of the name Kale

[ 2 syll. ka-le, kal-e ] The baby boy name Kale is pronounced as KAA-Leh- or Key-L †. Kale is of Hebrew, Germanic, and Irish Gaelic origin, and it is used largely in the English and Hawaiian languages.

Kale is a derivative of the English Cale.

Kale is also a contraction (English) of the English and Hebrew Caleb.

Kale is also a pet form (Hawaiian) of the English, German, and Scandinavian Carl.

Kale is also a derivative (Hawaiian) of the English and French Charles.

Kale is somewhat popular as a baby name for boys. The name has been growing in popularity since the 2000s. Its usage peaked recently in 2009 with 0.025% of baby boys being given the name Kale. Its ranking then was #513. In 2012, it ranked at #719 with a usage of 0.016%. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Kale, Caleb was the most commonly used. Its use outnumbered Kale's by 30 times in 2012.

Baby names that sound like Kale include Kail, Kayle, Cael, Caele, Caell, Cail, Caile, Caill, Cale, Calle, Cayl, Cayle, Kaela, Kaelee, Kaeleigh, Kaeley, Kaely, Kahail, Kahaile, and Kahlil.

† Pronunciation for Kale: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)"

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