First name origin & meaning:
First name variations: Wade, Wadell
Last 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.
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