Meaning and Origin of: Waddell

Boy name origins & meanings

  • English : Southerner

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish : variant of Weddle.
  • English : topographic name for someone who lived at the hill where woad grew, from Old English wād ‘woad’ + hyll ‘hill’, or a habitational name from a place so named, as for example Woodhill, Wiltshire.