Origin:German
Popularity:3283
Meaning:Wednesday
Though it's no surprise that this feminine name of German origin means "Wednesday", it may surprise you to find out where "Wednesday" came from in the first place. This name is derived from the god Woden, who was the German god of war and wisdom. This god was thanked by the Anglo-Saxons for the ancient runes they used in their writing and named a day after him, Woden's day.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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