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Win (girl)

What does Win mean?

Win Pronunciation of Win [win] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Win) is a Welsh name, and Win means "fair and smooth; fair bow; blessed ring; fair, pure". Win is an alternate form of Guinevere (Welsh). Win is also a derivative of Gwendolen (Welsh). Win is also used as a derivative of Wynne (Welsh).

Associated with: fair (beautiful), smooth (gentle), blessed, pure (virgin).

Variations

Win has 3 variants: Winne, Wyn and Wynn.

8 more related forms via Guinevere, Gwendolen, Wynne: Gwen, Gwyn, Jen, Jeni, Wendi, Wendy, Winnie and Winny.

Creative forms:
(female) Wan, Wini, ..

(male) Wiwe, ..

Middle name pairings:
Win Kallie (W.K.), ..

How popular is Win?

Win is a rare given name for females but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#23237 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Win (unlisted) rated in the Top 2000 are Gwen (#746 from recent data), Wendy (#936), Winnie (#1188), Guinevere (#1336), Jeni, Gwyn and Wendi. Usage of these forms of Win reached its apex 45 years ago (adoption of 0.6%) and is now significantly reduced, with forms like Winnie falling out of fashion. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Guinevere, Gwen, Gwyn, Jeni, Wendi in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wendy, Winnie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Win and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Win is alike in pronunciation to Aine, Anh, Ann, Anne, Ayn, Ione and Yann. Other recommended names are Jin, Lin, Min, Wina and Zin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Win.

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