Name Wadim Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Wadim


Wadim is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Wadim

Wadim is a Slavic name, especially popular in Russia and Romania. It derived from the name Vadim, which is of Slavic and Persian origin.

What is the meaning of the name Wadim?

Wadim could be derived from Eastern Slavic “volod” meaning “to rule” or from “vaditi/вадити” meaning “to argue”, “to accuse” and “to blame”, thus Wadim means “arguing” or “ruler”. Besides, Wadim means “fennel”, “anise” or “aniseed” (from Persian “bâdiyân/بادیان”).

Pronunciation of Wadim

Variants of the name Wadim


Popularity of the name Wadim

The name Wadim is ranked #13785 overall.

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