What does Wells mean?
Wells [wells] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Wells is "wells". Place name. The name of a famous cathedral town in the west of England. Mostly used as a given name in the 19th century. Baseball player David Wells.
(male) Walls, Wolls, ..
(female) Wella, Welna, .. Middle name pairings:
Wells Kohen (W.K.), ..
How popular is Wells?
Wells is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#131 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Wells reached its peak position of #1239 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is presently at #1740. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Wells is pronounced similarly to Willes and Wills. Other recommended names are Beals, Mills, Neils, Nels▼, Sills, Wallas, Wallis, Wally, Welby, Welch, Wellby, Welsh, Wes, Wesly, Will▼, Willi, Willis▼ and Willy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Wells.