EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DALE
For the purposes of this book we may consider Richmond as the gateway of the dale country.
Mrs. Cambray put in a word of hope and fear about Vicar's Dale.
Then I like conscience in them I have to dale with sartainly.
"Dale, I have been looking into the records of this Michael Strange," he said quietly.
I repeat, Dale, that I enjoy the irony of fate, especially when I can control it.
"And now for the little exhibition of which I spoke, Dale," he murmured.
In the spring of 1801 Commodore Dale was sent with a squadron on that errand.
You know it's the custom in the dale for a friend of the family to attend to these offices.
The sound of a bell, slowly tolling, came from across the dale.
Half a score of the riff-raff of the dale were seated amid clouds of smoke.
Old English dæl "dale, valley, gorge," from Proto-Germanic *dalan "valley" (cf. Old Saxon, Dutch, Gothic dal, Old Norse dalr, Old High German tal, German Tal "valley"), from PIE *dhel- "a hollow" (cf. Old Church Slavonic dolu "pit," Russian dol "valley"). Preserved from extinction by Norse influence in north of England.