Boy name origins & meanings
- English : Otter
- Irish : Used as a surname
- Scandinavian : Little wealthy one
Family name origins & meanings
- English : habitational name from a place in Bedfordshire, also called Woodhill, from Old English wād ‘woad’ (a plant collected for the blue dye that could be obtained from it) +hyll ‘hill’. Compare Waddell.
- English : (O’Dell) of the same origin as 1, but altered by folk etymology as if of Irish origin.