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

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

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 1527.
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