Revision history

Date    Editor    Change Summary
4/16/2019, 9:13:51 PM Mike C update #103
2/28/2019, 2:08:40 PM Mike C update #102
12/3/2014, 12:28:19 AM Mike C update #89
10/10/2012, 5:50:48 PM Mike C update #84
8/20/2007, 11:51:38 AM Mike C added

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.

Sources & References

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