Bandel Family History
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Bandel Name Meaning
South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a diminutive of Band. South German: occupational name for a ribbon-maker. Compare Bendel. German: possibly a variant of Pandel, from a pet form of the personal name Pantaleon (see Pantaleo). Slovenian: possibly a medieval respelling of the Latin personal name Pantaleon, originating in western Slovenia. It may also be an Americanized form of the surname Bandelj, which is of the same origin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mandel, Sandel, Handel, Brandel, Randel, Bendel, Kandel, Bindel