The name Shaler can refer to the following:
Meaning behind the name
The people of the Shaler believe their moniker stands for superiority, but have no actual knowledge of what it actually means. Barel the Lightbearer reveals that it is no Shaler word but does not explain.
When translating from the Ethereal language, it can mean “one that is below”, in controdiction to what the Shaler believe.