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11/20/2020, 10:42 PM Mike C update #109
6/13/2019, 12:17 AM Mike C update #104
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5/30/2011, 5:41 PM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Type Surname (from location)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. o-DEHL

Meaning & History

Originally denoted a person who was from Odell in Bedfordshire, derived from Old English wad "woad" (a plant that produces a blue dye) and hyll "hill".