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Dale name image The name Dale is of English origin, and means one who lives in a valley or dale.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Dale has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Dale
Use of the Name Dale for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years50 Years25 Years10 Years5 Years2 Years1 Year
274,010126,89318,9124,7862,240756351
The table below indicates the number of times the name Dale has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Dale first appeared in the top thousand boy or girl names during 1881, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Dale
 Used as a Boy NameUsed as a Girl Name
YearRankCountRankCount
18818066  
18827707  
188356511  
188462310  
188534725  
188643417  
1887555119677
188850915  
188941819  
189051614  
189143217  
189240722  
189343618  
189434028  
18953712699811
189631336  
189729039  
189828641  
189926841  
19002775694616
190127240  
19022266394714
190325156  
190426054  
190524265  
190624066  
190724572  
190820310097517
1909207102  
191020812488024
191120315083826
191215937184635
1913154474  
1914142690  
19151251,08390653
19161211,16389457
19171201,24791857
19181121,49284273
19191121,43382473
19201051,67590665
1921931,95486173
1922892,04394162
1923902,16879285
1924842,39875497
1925862,29580384
1926842,39182379
1927812,50276390
1928752,63078085
1929732,66485869
1930642,98970396
1931623,00677875
1932613,13573584
1933642,92682965
1934623,240612116
1935613,271519153
1936593,392456196
1937593,328485182
1938563,690464211
1939593,531402279
1940573,698383301
1941583,785377324
1942633,860357386
1943594,217334443
1944603,981328433
1945613,954309488
1946625,009288658
1947635,908267819
1948566,068257856
1949546,226257869
1950496,780263846
1951496,946250930
1952467,4002371,105
1953487,3202501,053
1954507,4332461,095
1955527,1542711,001
1956507,698307835
1957507,875352667
1958468,472382581
1959498,339411529
1960547,674419535
1961587,180463447
1962626,363497377
1963695,695507369
1964725,158556317
1965844,394599259
1966853,973649220
1967893,534765165
1968913,264826151
1969963,158737189
19701102,997811170
19711252,542920141
19721312,063  
19731411,798  
19741451,692  
19751591,531  
19761611,478  
19771761,356  
19781761,322  
19791881,271  
19801981,235  
19811971,248  
19822151,131  
19832121,095  
19842191,027  
19852191,094  
1986237979  
1987249927  
1988267879  
1989287854  
1990285908  
1991330757  
1992340703  
1993365641  
1994365648  
1995404567  
1996412554  
1997447502  
1998466482  
1999496441  
2000536406  
2001408612  
2002495466  
2003551405  
2004602351  
Totals:  274,010 20,268

During the last 125 years, parents have used Dale as a boy's name about 93% of the time and less frequently (about 6% of the time) as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Dale appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 124 times during the last 125 years.


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