Wengel Family History
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Wengel Name Meaning
from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on Old High German wan ‘hope’. Compare Wempe. nickname for someone with a facial peculiarity, from Middle High German wengel, diminutive of wange ‘cheek’, ‘face’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Engel, Wenzel, Wendel, Mengel, Hengel, Dengel, Rengel, Bengel, Welge