Wendi

First Name
14k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary

A spelling variant of Wendy.

  1. A female given name.

Borrowing from Chinese 文帝.

  1. A posthumous name of several emperors of imperial China.

    Notable Persons Named Wendi

    Wendi Deng Murdoch is a businessperson. Wendi was given the name Deng Wenge on December 8th, 1968 in Jinan.

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    Wendi McLendon-Covey is an actress, comedienne, writer, and producer. Her ongoing career started in 2001. Wendi was given the name Wendy Anne McLendon on October 10th, 1969 in Bellflower, California, U.S.

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    Wendi Richter is a wrestler. Wendi was born on September 6th, 1961.

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    Wendi Nix is a sportscaster. She holds the title College Football Studio Host and NFL Reporter. Wendi was born on September 17th, 1974 in South Carolina.

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    Wendi was born on August 6th, 1970.

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    Wendi Peters is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to 1996. Wendi was born on February 29th, 1968 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK.

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    How popular is the baby name Wendi in the U.S.?

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    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
    1943 7 7 0
    1944 6 6 0
    1945 6 6 0
    1946 18 18 0
    1947 13 13 0
    1948 21 21 0
    1949 41 41 0
    1950 42 42 0
    1951 47 47 0
    1952 64 64 0
    1953 68 68 0
    1954 80 80 0
    1955 89 89 0
    1956 119 119 0
    1957 141 141 0
    1958 140 140 0
    1959 153 153 0
    1960 243 243 0
    1961 253 253 0
    1962 250 250 0
    1963 306 306 0
    1964 386 386 0
    1965 458 458 0
    1966 500 500 0
    1967 666 666 0
    1968 706 706 0
    1969 732 732 0
    1970 844 844 0
    1971 839 839 0
    1972 706 706 0
    1973 636 636 0
    1974 643 643 0
    1975 562 562 0
    1976 475 475 0
    1977 458 458 0
    1978 409 409 0
    1979 374 374 0
    1980 353 353 0
    1981 329 329 0
    1982 291 291 0
    1983 204 204 0
    1984 165 165 0
    1985 174 174 0
    1986 122 122 0
    1987 101 101 0
    1988 114 114 0
    1989 110 110 0
    1990 97 97 0
    1991 87 87 0
    1992 80 80 0
    1993 72 72 0
    1994 54 54 0
    1995 45 45 0
    1996 39 39 0
    1997 22 22 0
    1998 44 44 0
    1999 32 32 0
    2000 38 38 0
    2001 49 49 0
    2002 42 42 0
    2003 42 42 0
    2004 46 46 0
    2005 35 35 0
    2006 42 42 0
    2007 34 34 0
    2008 26 26 0
    2009 18 18 0
    2010 15 15 0
    2011 8 8 0
    2012 15 15 0
    2013 15 15 0
    2014 9 9 0
    2015 6 6 0
    2016 7 7 0

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    Fun Facts about the name Wendi

    • How Popular is the name Wendi? Wendi is the 2,041st most popular name of all time.
    • How many people with the first name Wendi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,483 babies born with the first name Wendi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wendi to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Wendi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
    • When was Wendi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wendi is Saturday, March 15th, 1930.
    • What year had the most people named Wendi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wendi was in 1970 with a total of 844 babies.
    • Random Wendi Factoid: According to the 1966 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wendi is not a popular baby girl's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1966.
    • Weird things about the name Wendi: Your name in reverse order is Idnew. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Neidw. How do you pronounce that?

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    • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
    • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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