Wedekind Family History
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Wedekind Name Meaning
North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements widu ‘wood’ + kind ‘child’. The name became famous as that of a Duke of Lower Saxony who was an opponent of Charlemagne, and was consequently popular in northern Germany as a personal name in the Middle Ages.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Wendelin, Wein, Wedin, Dein, Wedeking, Gieseking, Weiden, Wergin