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Origin and popularity of the name MENDEL


Mendel : 1: Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Mendl a diminutive of Man (see Man 9).2: South German: variant of Meindl. This surname is also found in France (mainly Lorraine and Alsace).


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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