Roedel Family History
Roedel Name Meaning
metonymic occupational name for a scribe or registrar, from Middle High German rodel ‘list’, ‘roll’ (Latin rotula ‘scroll’). habitational name from Rödel in Saxony and Rhineland. from a pet form of a Germanic personal name, Rodilo, formed with hrod ‘fame’, ‘renown’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press