Vale Family History
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Vale Name 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.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Dale, Hale, Sale, Valle, Gale, Vales, Male, Wale, Hall, Sales