Randall Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Randall:
Transferred use of the English surname derived from Randolf (shield wolf), a personal name of Germanic origin introduced by both the Scandinavians in the form Randulfr and the Normans in the form Randolph.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Randall is a unique, uncommon, handsome, masculine name for a baby boy. Pronounced Ran-dull.
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A really good friend of mine's name is Randall. He's a REALLY great guy. :) I have always liked the way his name is spelled. He's kind of shy, but he's really awesome and funny when he's around his friends. I love him. :) And his name is great, too!!! Thumbs up!!!!!! =D
The evil dark man in Stephen King's book "The Stand" was named Randall Flagg. That's why I would never name a kid Randall.
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Randy, Rand, Ran
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Randall Cunningham, NFL quarterback
Randall Munroe, creator of webcomic xkcd
Randall Wallace, American songwriter, screenwriter, producer, and director
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The lead dwarf in Time Bandits is named Randall.
Randall Pearson in NBC's This is Us