Kyle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From several places in Scotland and Northern Ireland, derived from Gaelic caol (“narrows”).

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Proper noun[edit]

Kyle (plural Kyles)

  1. A habitational surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname.
    • 2005 Joyce Carol Oates: Missing Mom. Ecco 2005. →ISBN page 110:
      Wally Szalla was the least discomforting of men, nothing like the pushy arrogant guys I was always meeting, or who were always meeting me. Guys with names like Dale, Brock, Kevin, Kyle. Guys with names nothing like Wally.
  3. (uncommon) A female given name transferred from the surname.
  4. A town in Saskatchewan
  5. A census-designated place in South Dakota
  6. A city in Texas

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Kyle, from Scottish Gaelic caol, from Old Irish cáel, from Proto-Celtic *koilos (thin).

Proper noun[edit]

Kyle

  1. a male given name from Scottish Gaelic

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:Kyle.