Kale

Kale - A very unique male name



  Jan 18,2021      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Kale appeared on the charts for the first time in 1962 on position #1674. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Kale and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Kale? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Kale. The baby boy name Kale was given to 276 baby boys in 2012, ranking #715 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,946 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Kale peaked in popularity 13 years ago in 2008 on position 489.



Famous with this name

Kale Browne
Kale Culley
Kale Clauson


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Kale is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Kale is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #174 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,694.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Kale is where you live.


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Kale origin and meaning

Kale is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Kale, pop culture references for the name Kale and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Kale

We've found the following names that sound similar to Kale, sorted by popularity.

Kyle / Kelly / Khalil / Kole / Kelley / Kahlil / Kael / Kiel / Kalel / Kohl /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012715
2011587
2010580
2009512
2008489
2007630
2006745
2005756
2004782
2003897
2002945
2001922
20001052
19991122
1998994
19971269
19961510
19951456
19941152
19931156
19921332
19911665
19901120
19891138
1988900
1987875
19861150
19851047
19841438
19831712
19811691
19802314
19782176
19741636
19621674

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana174
North Dakota181
West Virginia281
Iowa288
Nebraska299
Oklahoma320
Missouri325
Kansas349
Utah386
Indiana410
Louisiana440
Kentucky477
Minnesota536
Arizona574
Wisconsin587
Oregon601
Ohio686
Washington703
Pennsylvania757
Texas908
North Carolina930
Florida940
Tennessee951
Georgia1001
California1073
Illinois1136
New York1694

Even more about Kale


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Kale a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Kale?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2008
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Kale
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,946
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1962
2012 births +276

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