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Wende name meaning

Last Name
392
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Boys

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wende

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German
33%
American
17%
Hausa
17%
Spanish
17%
English
17%

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
Wende
(imp.) of Wene.
Wiktionary

From Old High German wendī.

  1. turn (change in temperament or circumstance)
  2. turnaround (reversal of policy)
  3. (nautical) tacking
  4. (with definite article, historical) the process that opened the way to unification between the FRG and GDR to today's FRG

Old High German Winida, cognate with Latin Venedi, Veneti, and, with the meaning of "the Strongs, the Winners" with German gewinnen.

  1. a member of a Slavic people from the borders of Germany and Poland; a Sorb; a Kashub.

    Notable Persons Named Wende

    Notable Persons Named Wende

    Wende Wagner

    She was most prominent from 1960 to 1960. Wende was born on December 6th, 1941 in New London, Connecticut. She left this life on February 26th, 1997.

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    Wende

    Wende is a musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1990 to present. Wende was given the name Wende Snijders on October 10th, 1978 in Beckenham. Wende is also known as Snijders and Wende (full name).

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    Notable Persons With the Last Name Wende

    Notable Persons With the Last Name Wende

    Horst Wende

    Horst was born in 1919. He passed away in 1996.

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    Wende

    Wende is a musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1990 to present. Wende was given the name Wende Snijders on October 10th, 1978 in Beckenham. Wende is also known as Snijders and Wende (full name).

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    Daniel Wende

    Daniel was born on July 24th, 1984 in Essen.

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    Maylin Wende

    Maylin was born on September 22nd, 1988 in Stuttgart. Maylin is also known as Hausch and Maylin.

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    Bruno Wende

    Bruno was born on April 17th, 1859 in Germany. He passed away on December 27th, 1929.

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    Gottfried H. Wende

    Gottfried was born in 1852. He left this life on December 3rd, 1933.

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    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Wende U.S.
      White 89.80% 64.26%
      African American 0.00% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 7.91% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Wende

    People with the last name Wende are most frequently White

    Entire United States

    Fun Facts about the name Wende

  1. How Popular is the name Wende? Wende is the 8,893rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Wende was the 52,851st most popular name in 2010.
  2. How many people with the first name Wende have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,377 babies born with the first name Wende in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wende to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Wende? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  4. When was Wende first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wende is Wednesday, November 26th, 1890.
  5. What year had the most people named Wende born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wende was in 1967 with a total of 139 babies.
  6. Random Wende Factoid: According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wende is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name in 1970.
  7. Weird things about the name Wende: The name spelled backwards is Ednew. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Endew. How do you pronounce that?
  8. How many people have the last name Wende? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 392 people with the last name Wende.
  9. How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wende? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wende as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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