What does Wendall mean?
Wendall [wen-dall] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Wendall) has its roots in Slavic and Old German, and the meaning of the name Wendall is "the tribe of the Vandals; wanderer". Wendall is a version of Wanda (Slavic). Wendall is also a variation of Wendell (Old German): has a similarity to Wendy.
(female) Wandall, Windall, ..
(male) Wenwal, Wenwar, .. Middle name pairings:
Wendall Tatum (W.T.), ..
How popular is Wendall?
Wendall is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#136783 out of 150436, Top 91%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Wendy (#936 in recent rankings), Wonda, Wenda and Wanda are the prominent alternative forms of Wendall (outside Top 2000). Usage of these relations of Wendall was widespread during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.6%) and is now much diminished, with forms such as Wanda falling out of fashion. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Brendell, Cindell, Denell, Jenell, Kendahl, Kendal▼, Kendall▲, Kendell, Kindall, Kyndall▲, Lyndall, Lyndell, Merrall, Peall, Renell, Teall, Terall, Terrall, Verdell, Welda, Wendee, Wendey (see Wendy), Wendi▼, Wendie, Wendye and Wynell. These names tend to be more frequently used than Wendall.See names in meaning and etymology.