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Yale Meaning


What does Yale mean?

The name Yale is of German origin.

The meaning of Yale is "productive".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "old" and Welsh origin, where its meaning is "arable, fertile upland".

Yale is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Yale.

The Given Name Yale

Yale is a name with authenticness.

A sophisticated name, Yale possesses great character.

Yale is also great as a middle name.

Yale falls into the college or university name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Yale Lary.

Yale Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 10,649 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 14,073 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Yale has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Yale Name Popularity Page.

Yale Related Names

Famous Yales

  • Yale Lary ~ Football Player

Yale Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Yale.

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Yale Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Yale in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Yale.

Just for fun, see the name Yale in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Yale in Nautical Flags page.