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Wardell

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
4k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Wardell mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Wardell

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English
60%
American
30%
German
10%

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

R is for responsible, honoring your obligations

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

L is for life, that you live so well.

L is for lucky, who is more?

Notable Persons Named Wardell

Notable Persons Named Wardell

Ward Bond

Ward Bond was an actor and singer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1929 to 1960. Ward was given the name Wardell Edwin Bond on April 9th, 1903 in Benkelman, Nebraska, U.S. He breathed his last breath on November 5th, 1960.

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Ward Connerly

Ward was given the name Wardell Anthony Connerly on June 15th, 1939. Ward is also known as Ward Connerly.

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Wardell Gray

Wardell Gray was a jazz, swing music, and bebop tenor saxophone. He plays Tenor saxophone and Clarinet. He was most active from 1940 to 1955. Wardell was born on February 13th, 1921 in Oklahoma City. He passed away on May 25th, 1955.

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Ray Cash

Ray Cash is a hip hop music, hardcore hip hop, and midwest hip hop rapping. He was most active from 2005 to present. Ray was given the name Wardell Raymond Cheeks in 1980.

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Sr. Wardell Quezergue

Sr. Wardell Quezergue was a jazz, rhythm, and blues musician. His career lasted from 1940 to 2011. Sr. was given the name Wardell Joseph Quezergue on March 12th, 1930. He breathed his last breath on September 6th, 2011.

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Wardell Milan

Wardell was born in 1978 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Wardell

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wardell

Joe DeRita

Joe DeRita was an actor and comedian. He was most prominent from 1920 to 1920. Joe was given the name Joseph Wardell on July 12th, 1909 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. He died on July 3rd, 1993.

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Brandon Scott Wardell

Brandon Scott Wardell is an alternative comedy and observational comedy comedian. Brandon was born Brandon Scott Wardell on September 5th, 1992 in Fairfax, Virginia.

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Brad Wardell

Brad Wardell is a ceo, founder of stardock corporation, chief executive officer, entrepreneurship, and founderofstardock corporation. Brad was born on June 24th, 1971 in Texas.

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Brandon Wardell

Brandon was born on March 25th, 1975 in High Point, North Carolina. Brandon is also known as Brandon Sean Wardell.

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Mark Wardell

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Rebecca Wardell

Rebecca was born on December 21st, 1977 in Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand.

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Common last names for Wardell

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Jackson
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Jones
  • Harris
  • Moore
  • Wilson
  • Davis
  • Walker
  • Robinson
  • Cooper
  • White

Common first names for Wardell

  • William
  • Robert
  • John
  • Mary
  • James
  • Charles
  • Margaret
  • Thomas
  • Edward
  • Dorothy
  • Elizabeth
  • Frank
  • Richard
  • Harold
  • Arthur

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wardell U.S.
  White 84.48% 64.26%
  African American 10.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.51% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.64% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.43% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.99% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wardell

People with the last name Wardell are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Wardell

  • How Popular is the name Wardell? Wardell is the 4,265th most popular name of all time. As a last name Wardell was the 8,425th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wardell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,320 babies born with the first name Wardell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wardell to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wardell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1896 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Wardell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wardell is Friday, March 16th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Wardell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wardell was in 1950 with a total of 87 babies.
  • Random Wardell Factoid: According to the 1935 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wardell is not a popular baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 14 babies in Mississippi have the same name in 1935.
  • Weird things about the name Wardell: The name spelled backwards is Lledraw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Wredlal. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wardell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,923 people with the last name Wardell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wardell? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Wardell as their last name.
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