What does Gwynn mean?
Gwynn [gwynn] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Gwynn) has its root in Welsh, and Gwynn means "fair and smooth; fair, white, blessed, holy; fair bow; blessed ring". Gwynn is an alternate form of Guinevere (Welsh). Gwynn is also a derivative of Gwen (Welsh). Gwynn is also used as a variation of Gwendolen (Welsh) and Gwyn (Welsh).
(female) Gaynn, Gayynn, ..
(male) Gwano, .. Middle name pairings:
Gwynn Karmen (G.K.), ..
How popular is Gwynn?
Gwynn is an unusual given name for females but a very prominent last name for all people (#9317 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Gwynn (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Genna, Guinevere (#1336 from current records), Gwen (#746), Gwenda, Gwenn, Gwyn, Gwyneth (#1091) and Gwynne. Other variants, like Genny, are seldom used. These relations of Gwynn are at the peak of their popularity presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Gwynn is alike in pronunciation to Gunne. Other recommended names are Brynn▲, Elynn, Erynn, Gayna, Glenn, Glyn, Glynn, Gwynda, Lynn▼, Rynn and Wynn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gwynn.See names in meaning and etymology.