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Wanda meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Wanda No. of characters: 5 Gender: GirlOrigin: Old High German
How to pronounce Wanda wa-nda What does my name mean?
Meanings: A Wend Get Fat Wanderer A Slavic Name for the Tribal Group Vandals Look Healthy Open Area Slavic origin, meaning: the Wendish.

Wanda was ranked 713 in 1987 list of US boys name and dropped by 3.18% from its previous ranking of 691 in 1986. Wanda was ranked 926 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 1.70% from its previous ranking of 942 in 2015.

Full form of Wanda : Warm Able Naive Daredevil Adventurous

Wanda is a very rare first name for girls with occurences only in 10 years in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2001 and ranked 2945 in 2015. Only 45 people have Wanda as their first name.

Wanda was a widely used first name for girl but is an uncommmon first name for a boy which is a rare boy name since 2015 and ranked 926 (0.000763% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 281967 people wear Wanda as their first name. Former name of Vandon. Comes from the germain "Waldan" Means: "to govern" Feast on April 17. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Wanda showcases in the charts. 0.078008% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Wanda
YearRankOccurence
Popular girl name in
1910194308
1911177380
1912178545
1913165687
1914162881
19151531233
19161361505
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History of Wanda

Thirteenth abbot of the abbey of Saint Wandrille, in the country of Caux, Vandon is a victim of false accusations. He was exiled to Troyes by Charles Martel and his innocence recognized, restored to office by Pepin the Short, in the eighth century. - Famous figure Landowska, Polish harpsichordist (1877-1959).

Expression number of Wanda is 7.

Wanda likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Wanda are gifted with an analytical mind. Wanda are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Wanda Aamanda, Aaronda, Abelinda, Abranda, Adalinda, Admiranda, Aethelinda, Alanda, Alenda, Alexanda, Alinda, Allamanda, Almanda, Almerinda, Alonda, Alynda, Amanda, Amannda, Amdanda, AmelindaFamous people named Wanda
Wanda Toscanini-Horowitz in Vladimir Horowitz: The Last Romantic as
Wanda Spell in They Call Me Mister Tibbs! as Actress
Wanda Mendres in Police des moeurs: Les filles de Saint Tropez as Actress
Wanda Badwal in Geschwisterherzen as Actress
Wanda Chaffey in Joan of Arc as Production Manager
Wanda Curtis in King Dinosaur as Actress
Wanda Hewer Jackson in Ghost Busters and the Paranormal as
Wanda Perry in A Regular Trouper as Actress
Wanda McCaddon in Patch Adams as Actress
Wanda Bailey in Arnold as Actress
Wanda Acuna, actress,stunts
Names like Wanda Wan, Wana, Wanakee, Wanda, Wandalea, Wandalee, Wandalene, Wandalid, Wandalyn, Wandell, Wander, Wanderlei, Wandra, Wandrille, Wandy, Wane, Waneda, Waneeta, Waneita, Wanell
Wanda Namesakes Posts having Wanda: Comments :Wanda is a proper name of the person Italian women. The name comes from a name Germanic meaning "Veneda", meaning "belonging to the people of the Wends ", while, according to other sources, the root is a Germanic word meaning "skill", "agility". This name is taken, the Polish legends, the daughter of King Krakus that became queen, he would commit suicide to avoid an unwanted marriage, the history of which are inspired by different works (as Wanda, of Antonín Dvořák ). In the countries of the English language he was introduced by writer Ouida, who used it for the character of his novel Wanda of 1883; the variant Vonda reflects the Polish pronunciation. Wanda's name first appeared in medieval literature Polish (the fate of Princess Wanda addition Kadłubka and Wielkopolska Chronicle described as Dlugosz ). In XVII in. It went along with the legend of Wanda to the literature, French and German. It occurred in operas Kurpińskiego ( The Castle of Czorsztyn, or Bojomir and Wanda , 1819) and Dvorak ( Vanda , 1875) and the mystery of Wanda Norwid (1851). Wanda was perpetuates the mythical painters, for example. Piotrowski and Lesser. Equivalents in other languages of the name: ang. - Wanda, Czech - Vanda, franc. - Wanda, Vanda, es. - Vanda, Lat. - Wanda, Vanda, tion. - Wanda, ros. - Ванда (Wanda), Hungarian. - Vanda, incl. - Vanda. - Arlette Figueiredo
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