Godel Family History
Godel Name Meaning
English: from an Old German personal name, Godilo, Godila. German (Gödel): from a pet form of a compound personal name beginning with the element god ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’. Variant of Godl or Gödl, South German variants of Gote, from Middle High German got(t)e, gö(t)te ‘godfather’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Godl, a pet form of God, a variant of biblical Gad.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press