Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. VEHN-deh-leen(German)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Old diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element wentil (see Wendel). Saint Wendelin was a 6th-century hermit of Trier in Germany.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesVendelín(Czech) Wendel(Dutch) Vendel(Hungarian) Vendelín(Slovak)


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   refined   strange   complex   serious  

Name Days

Austria: October 20
Poland: October 20


Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 1527.
Entry updated December 7, 2022