Windell 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 Windell mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Windell

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)

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Alt. Meaning

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.

I is for inventor, how many things will you create?

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

L is for loyalty, that you show.

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

Notable Persons Named Windell

Notable Persons Named Windell

Windell Middlebrooks

Windell Middlebrooks was an actor. His career lasted from 2005 to 2015. Windell was given the name Windell Dwain Middlebrooks, Jr. on January 8th, 1979 in Fort Worth, Texas. He died on March 9th, 2015.

Windell Gabriels

Windell Gabriels is a soccer player for the Liga Deportiva Alajuelense, Municipal Pérez Zeledón, Msida Saint-Joseph F.C., CF Universidad de Costa Rica, and Costa Rica national football team. Windell was born on February 1st, 1985 in Turrialba,Cartago, Costa Rica.

Windell Trapp

Windell Trapp is an athlete for the San Ignacio United.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Windell

Notable Persons With the Last Name Windell

Terry Windell

Alex Windell

Alex Windell is a sports team member for the Birmingham City L.F.C.


Common last names for Windell

  • Williams
  • Smith
  • Davis
  • Johnson
  • Moore

Common first names for Windell

  • Charles
  • John
  • William

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Windell U.S.
  White 90.55% 64.26%
  African American 2.77% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.63% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.72% 16.26%

Of Last Name Windell

People with the last name Windell are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Windell

  • How Popular is the name Windell? Windell is the 5,377th most popular name of all time. As a last name Windell was the 36,426th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Windell have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,002 babies born with the first name Windell in the United States. That's more than enough people named Windell to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Windell? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Windell first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Windell is Friday, October 2nd, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Windell born? The highest recorded use of the first name Windell was in 1941 with a total of 117 babies.
  • Random Windell Factoid: According to the 1938 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Windell is not a popular baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Kentucky have the same name in 1938.
  • Weird things about the name Windell: The name spelled backwards is Lledniw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ledwiln. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Windell? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 614 people with the last name Windell.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Windell? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Windell as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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