"little wave"

Undine Origin and Meaning

The name Undine is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "little wave".

Mythological water spirit with the more common spelling of Ondine, heroine of an Edith Wharton novel.

Undine in Pop Culture

  • Title heroine of a popular 1811 novel by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué
  • Undine Spraggruthless social,climbing central character in The Custom of the Country (1913), Edith Wharton's satire on American life; named Undine after the hair,curling tonic that made her father rich
  • Undine (2013)song by British folk musician Laura Marling, inspired by the German water nymph
  • Character in the novel 'Goddess of the Sea' by PC Cast
  • Undyne (the Undying)character in indie video game "Undertale"