Is Whitney a boy's name?

Is Whitney a boy's name?

Whitney is both a masculine and feminine given name.

What does the name Wendy mean?

Wendy as a girl's name is of English origin meaning "friend".

Does Wendy mean wanderer?

In American Baby Names the meaning of the name Wendy is: Family; Wanderer.

How far back does the name Wendy go?

It was also used as a surname in Britain from at least the 17th century. Its popularity in Britain as a feminine name is owed to the character Wendy Darling from the 1904 play Peter Pan and its 1911 novelisation Peter and Wendy by J. M. Barrie. Its popularity reached a peak in the 1960s, and subsequently declined.

Is Wendy short for Gwendolyn?

Wendy is a female name which may be used as a short form for Gwendolyn OR in its own right.

What is the full name of Gwen?

It can be a shortened form of Gwenhwÿfar (Guinevere) or other names beginning with the same element, such as: Gwenhael, Gwenaël, Gwenvaël, Gwenaëlle. Gwenda (explained as a compound of gwen "white, pure, blessed, holy" + da "good, well") Gwendolen, Gwendoline, Gwendolyn.

Is Wendy a Catholic name?

2) “Wendy” is not a name from the Bible, nor is it a Christian saint's name; therefore, equivalents (cognates) for Wendy were not created in other languages in the various linguistic areas where Christianity took hold (unlike the Hebrew and Greek names whose English cognates are Mary, Catherine, Peter, Andrew etc.).