Mendel - Meaning of Mendel
[ 2 syll. men-del, me-nd-el ] The baby boy name Mendel is pronounced as MEH-NDah-L †. Mendel is of Hebrew and Semitic origin, and it is used mainly in the Yiddish language. Semitic origin: It is derived from the element min?da meaning 'wisdom, knowledge'.
In addition, Mendel is a Yiddish diminutive form of the Hebrew Menahem.
Mendel has 14 forms. Forms include Mandel, Mendal, Mendelea, Mendelee, Mendeleigh, Mendeley, Mendeli, Mendelie, Mendell, Mendely, Mendie, Mendil, and Mendle. A foreign variant is the diminutive form Mendy (Hebrew).
Mendel is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Mendel include Mantel, Mantell, Mantelle, Matlal, Mendell, Mendely, Mithil, Monteil, Montel, Montelle, Mandala, Mendelee, Mendeley, Mendeli, Mitalee, Mitaleigh, Mitaley, Mitali, Mithila, and Mitula.
† English pronunciation for Mendel: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"
A famous person named Mendel is Comedian, Milton Berle, born Mendel Berlinger, 12 July 1908 - 27 March 2002, New York, New York.