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Gender: Male Origin of Kale: Modern invented name

The name Kale is a boy's name of Hawaiian origin. Kale and is often added to lists like Movie Character Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

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Whether you think of it as Cale with a K, or a pet form of Kalen or Kaleb, this is just the kind of short, synthetic name finding a lot of favor now, but remember -- it's also the name of a vegetable.

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16 names similar to Kale

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cabosanmucus Says:


People name their child Olive and Oliver, why not Kale...

indiefendi2 Says:


I would actually use this because of the pretentiousness of it 😂😂😂😂 it's so funny to me.

Samantha Says:


My brother is a Cayle pronounced the same way as Kale. Just a bit of a different spelling and I have come across his name in a book.

indiefendi2 Says:


How is this any different from Sage? It's FOOD. People will slap "hipster" on anything.

jenileigh Says:


"very hipster"

raevynstar Says:


I kind of like it, but not enough to label it one of my favorites.

lesliemarion Says:


It's bad enough that we are always told to eat the disgusting stuff without naming our kids after it!

ldougie Says:


I would love this name if kale wasn't a vegetable.