"someone who lives in a hollow"

Hale Origin and Meaning

The name Hale is a boy's name of English origin meaning "someone who lives in a hollow".

This name projects a sense of well-being - hale and hearty - is unusual but accessible, with a clear simple sound, and a worthy namesake, Revolutionary War hero Nathan Hale, as an added bonus.

# 930 in the US

Hale Rank in US Top 1000

# 982 on Nameberry

Hale Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Hale Popularity

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Famous People Named Hale

  • Hale IrwinAmerican golfer
  • (Thomas) Hale BoggsU.S. Congressman from Louisiana
  • Hale JohnsonAmerican politician from Illinois
  • Hale Dixon TharpAmerican prospector
  • Hale TPole (born Tevita Hale Nai Tu'uhoko), Tongan rugby union player
  • Hale Aspacio WoodruffAmerican muralist

Hale in Pop Culture

  • Hale Santiagocharacter on TV's "Lost Girl"
  • Halefamily on TV's "Teen Wolf"
  • Jasper and Rosalie Halecharacters in the "Twilight" saga
  • W.W Halecharacter in "Heist Society" novels by Ally Carter
  • Hale Boppcomet in 1997
  • Hale could be a nickname for the male name Haley