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Gender: Male Origin of Shale: Word name

The name Shale is a boy's name . Shale and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "NSRN CAF with 12 Kids".

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Pop Culture References for the name Shale

Shale is soft, finely stratified sedimentary rock that formed from consolidated mud or clay and can be split easily into fragile slabs.
Shale, character from the video game Dragon Age: Origins


Haids1987 Says:


This is actually a cool name. It sounds edgy and fresh without sounding pretentious.