Wieland

Wieland is a Germanic name, from wela "battle" and, nand "brave". The English form is Wayland.

  • Weyland the Smith, a smith in Germanic mythology

as a first name:

  • Wieland Wagner, grandson of Richard Wagner

as a surname name:

  • Christoph Martin Wieland, a German poet
  • Heinrich Otto Wieland a Nobel Prize winning German chemist
  • Jan Müller-Wieland, a German composer
  • Joe Wieland (born 1990), American baseball player
  • Johann Wieland, Austrian ski mountaineer
  • Maria Louise Wieland, a famous actress
  • Rainer Wieland, a German politician

the novel of this name by Charles Brockden Brown:

  • Wieland (novel)

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Liza Wieland
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Carl Wieland - Biography
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Heinrich Wieland Prize
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Wieland-Gymnasium Biberach
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