WUNI

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Name Element

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Origin and Meaning

Germanic name element

Ancient Germanic

*wunjô- = 'joy', 'bliss', 'happiness' (ultimately maybe 'leafy shoot') [1]

Old Saxon

wunnia = 'joy', 'bliss', 'happiness' [1]

Old High German

wunja = 'joy', 'bliss', 'happiness' [1]

Old English

wynn = 'joy' [2]

Related Names

See Wunno

Combinations

Name
Element    
Example
HROD see Rowena (English)
STEIN see Winston (English)

First Element Forms

Vin- Win-
Wynn-

Last Element Forms

-wena

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  2. Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges: Oxford Dictionary of First Names (2003)