Origin:Hebrew
Popularity:7329
Meaning:Dog; wholehearted
Cale is a boy's name of Hebrew origin, though its translations are diverse. As a variation of Kelev, it means "dog," encompassing the virtues of loyalty and love. However, its most popular interpretation is as a shorthand for Caleb, meaning "wholehearted." An iconic ancient figure within the Old Testament, Caleb was famously rewarded inheritance in the promised land for his faithfulness and devotion. No matter where its roots lie, this simple name serves as an easy reminder for baby to pursue life with steadfastness and an open heart.

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