Windel name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Windel

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Philippines, the name Windel is of Filipino (Philippines) origin and means "An achiever. Always aiming to be the winner".
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International Interest
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From Middle High German windel, from Old High German windila. Cognate with Hunsrik Winnel.

  1. diaper

Notable Persons Named Windel

Notable Persons Named Windel


Gyptian is a reggae, roots reggae, lovers rock, and dancehall musician. He has been prominent since 2003. Gyptian was given the name Windel Beneto Edwards on October 25th, 1983.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Windel U.S.
  White 92.37% 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 3.82% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Windel

People with the last name Windel are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Windel

  • How Popular is the name Windel? Windel is the 25,591st most popular name of all time. As a last name Windel was the 129,825th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Windel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 234 babies born with the first name Windel in the United States. That's more than enough people named Windel to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Windel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1920 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Windel first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Windel is Thursday, December 11th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Windel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Windel was in 1941 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Windel: The name spelled backwards is Ledniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Wlinde. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Windel? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 131 people with the last name Windel.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Windel? Windel is one of the most unique last names recorded.
  • Windel name meaning

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