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Pale may refer to:

Historical pales[edit]

  • The Pale, or the English Pale, English crown territory in Ireland from the 13th to the 16th centuries
  • Pale of Calais, English territory in France from 1360 to 1558
  • Pale of Settlement, area of restricted Jewish settlement in the western Russian Empire from 1791 to 1917


Art, media, and entertainment[edit]

  • Pale (album), a 1990 release of Toad the Wet Sprocket
  • The Pale (band), an Irish band formed in 1990
  • The Pale, renamed The Pale Pacific, an American indie rock band
  • Pale Rider (1985), an American western film produced and directed by Clint Eastwood
  • Pale (Greyhawk), the Theocracy of the Pale, a fictional nation in the Dungeons and Dragons role-playing game


  • Pale (heraldry), a vertical mark running down the center of a flag or shield
  • πάλη, pálē, Greek name for ancient Greek wrestling
  • Pale, an Austrian ski manufacturer (1955-2008), now trading sports equipment

See also[edit]