Meaning of VALE in English

1. n. archaic or poet. (except in place-names) a valley (Vale of the White Horse).

Phrases and idioms:

vale of tears literary the world as a scene of life, trouble, etc.

Etymology: ME f. OF val f. L vallis, valles 2. int. & n.

--int. farewell.

--n. a farewell.

Etymology: L, imper. of valere be well or strong

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.