What does Wendi mean?
Wendi [wen-di] as a girls' name is of Welsh and English derivation, and the meaning of the name Wendi is "fair bow; blessed ring; friend". Wendi is a variant form of Gwendolen (Welsh). Wendi is also a variant of Wendy (English).
(female) Went, Windi, ..
(male) Wenatt, Wente, .. Middle name pairings:
Wendi Rihanna (W.R.), ..
How popular is Wendi?
Wendi is a very prominent first name for females (#884 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Wendi was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex position of #378 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Wendi appearing in the Top 2000 are Wendy (#936 last year), Windy, Wendie, Wenda and Gwenda. Other forms, like Wendey, are uncommon. These forms of Wendi reached the height of their popularity 5 decades ago (adoption of 0.6%) and are now significantly less common, with forms such as Wendy becoming somewhat dated.
Wendi▼ is alike in pronunciation to Anda, Andi▲, Andie, Andy, Annda, Enda, Inda, India▼, Indu, Wahnda, Wanda▼, Wandah, Wandie, Wandy, Wannda, Wohnda, Wonda and Wonnda. Other recommended names are Candi, Cindi, Cyndi, Heddi, Hedi, Heidi▼, Kandi, Lindi, Lyndi, Mandi▼, Mindi, Nedi, Randi▼, Rondi, Sandi▼, Sindi, Syndi, Teddi, Wandis and Welda. These names tend to be less frequently used than Wendi.See names in meaning and etymology.