Meaning and Origin of: Vale
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First name origins & meanings:
- English : From the valley
- English, French, Latin : From the valley
First name variations
Last name origin & meaning:
- English : topographic name for someone who lived in a valley, Middle English vale (Old French val, from Latin vallis). The surname is now also common in Ireland, where it has been Gaelicized as de Bhál.
- Galician and Aragonese : topographic name from val ‘valley’, or habitational name from any of the places named with this word.