Given Name RANDEL

GENDER: Masculine

Meaning & History

Medieval diminutive of RANDOLF and other names beginning with the Germanic element rand meaning "rim (of a shield)".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Randulf (Ancient Germanic), Randúlfr (Ancient Scandinavian), Randolf, Randolph, Randy (English), Ranulf, Ranulph (Scottish)

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, medieval
Entry updated December 3, 2014