Name: Winchell

Origin and Meaning of the Name Winchell

  • Meaning:
    Child
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (WIN chell)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Winchell)
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Miscellaneous Info for Winchell

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Surname derived from Old English wencel (meaning "child"), perhaps used to distinguish a son from his father with the same forename or perhaps a nickname for a person with a baby face or childlike manner.
    It is also a Scottish habitational surname for someone from the lands of Windshiel (formerly Winscheill) in Berwickshire.

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