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What does Gaenor mean?

Gaenor Pronunciation of Gaenor [gaenor] as a girls' name is of Welsh origin. Form of Gaynor, possibly influenced by the saint honored at Llangeinor, Wales. Her name derives from Welsh cain "beautiful" and (g)wyry(f) "maiden".

Associated with: saint, beautiful.


2 relations via Gaynor: Gayna and Gayner.

Creative forms:
(female) Gunor, ..

(male) Gaenon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gaenor Lexi (G.L.), ..

How popular is Gaenor?

Gaenor is an uncommonly occurring first name for women and an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Gaenor has not been ranked in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gaenor name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Gaenor outside U.S.

Similar Names

Gaenor is pronounced similarly to Gwennore and Gwenore. Other suggested similar names are Aleanor, Alenor, Debor, Elanor, Eleanor, Elenor, Eleonor, Elinor, Ellenor, Gae, Gaea, Gael, Gaelle, Gaenna, Gafna, Galen, Galena, Gana, Ganah, Ganit, Gardener, Gardner, Garnet, Geena, Geenia, Geenya, Gena, Genae, Genara, Gene, Genia, Genie, Genna, Genni, Genny, Genya, Glen, Glenda, Glenis, Glenn, Glenna, Glenne, Glenys, Greer, Guenna, Gunnvor, Gwen, Gwenda, Gwenn, Gwenna, Gwenni, Gwennora (see Guinevere), Gwenny, Gwenora, Honor, Leanor, Leemor, Leeor, Lenor, Leonor, Lienor, Nanor, Ninor, Tahlor, Tailor, Taylor and Tresor. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gaenor.

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