What does Waddell mean?
Associated with: river.
Waddell has 2 variants: Wadell and Waydell.
1 more related form via Wade: Wayde.Creative forms:
(male) Wadlou, Waldell, ..
(female) Wadlow, .. Middle name pairings:
Waddell Cassius (W.C.), ..
How popular is Waddell?
Waddell is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1576 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Wade (#521 in 2015) and Wayde are the popular varying forms of Waddell (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Waddell was well-received in the 1960s (median #712) and has become much less since. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Waddell is pronounced similarly to Odell▼, Udell and Yudell. Other suggested similar names are Bedell, Brandell, Cabell, Caddell, Cadell, Caldwell, Capell, Cardell, Carnell, Carvell, Caswell, Claudell, Clydell, Codell, Cordell, Crandell, Danell, Darcell, Dariell, Darnell▼, Darrell▼, Darvell, Farnell, Farrell, Gaell, Gardell, Hamell, Harrell, Harwell, Jarell, Jarvell, Jordell, Kendell, Kordell, Ladell, Larell, Larnell, Latrell▼, Lavell, Lindell, Lydell, Lyndell, Mandell, Mansell, Markell, Martell, Marvell, Marzell, Maurell, Maxwell▲, Mendell, Parnell, Randell▼, Raynell, Rendell, Rodell, Rydell, Samwell, Verdell, Vondell, Wadley, Wadly, Walden, Waldenn (see Walden), Warde, Wardell, Warden, Wendall, Wendel, Wendell▼, Wyndell and Xaviell. These names tend to be more commonly used than Waddell.See names in meaning and etymology.