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Wendi

Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Wendi

User Submitted Origins

English
67%
Chinese
17%
Welsh
8%
African
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Wendi is of Welsh origin and means "White".
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Wiktionary

A spelling variant of Wendy.

  1. A female given name originating as a coinage.

Borrowed from Mandarin 文帝 (Wéndì).

  1. A posthumous name of several emperors of imperial China.

    Notable Persons Named Wendi

    Notable Persons Named Wendi

    Wendi Deng Murdoch

    Wendi Deng Murdoch is a businessperson. Wendi was given the name Deng Wenge on December 8th, 1968 in Jinan.

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    Wendi McLendon-Covey

    Wendi McLendon-Covey is an actress, comedienne, writer, and producer. Her ongoing career started in 2001. Wendi was given the name Wendy Anne McLendon on October 10th, 1969 in Bellflower, California, U.S.

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    Wendi Richter

    Wendi Richter is a wrestler. Wendi was born on September 6th, 1961.

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    Wendi Nix

    Wendi Nix is a sportscaster. She holds the title College Football Studio Host and NFL Reporter. Wendi was born on September 17th, 1974 in South Carolina.

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    Wendi Elizabeth Andriano

    Wendi was born on August 6th, 1970.

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    Wendi Peters

    Wendi Peters is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to 1996. Wendi was born on February 29th, 1968 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK.

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    • Wendi B. Carpenter

    Fun Facts about the name Wendi

  1. How Popular is the name Wendi? Wendi is the 2,089th most popular name of all time.
  2. How many people with the first name Wendi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,497 babies born with the first name Wendi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wendi to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Wendi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  4. When was Wendi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wendi is Saturday, March 15th, 1930.
  5. What year had the most people named Wendi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wendi was in 1970 with a total of 844 babies.
  6. Random Wendi Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wendi is not a popular baby girl's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Florida have the same name in 1988.
  7. Weird things about the name Wendi: The name spelled backwards is Idnew. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Wndei. How do you pronounce that?
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