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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. VEHN-deh-leen(German)
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Meaning & History

Old diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element wandal (see WENDEL). Saint Wendelin was a 6th-century hermit of Trier in Germany.
VariantWandalin(Ancient Germanic)
Other Languages & CulturesVendelín(Czech) Vendelín(Slovak)

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 1527

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