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What does Alwynn mean?

Alwynn Pronunciation of Alwynn [al-wynn] as a boys' name is an Old English name, and Alwynn means "elf or magical being, friend". Alwynn is a variant form of Alvin (Old English).

Associated with: old english, elf, magical, friend.


Alwynn has 9 variants: Ailwyn, Aloin, Aluin, Alwin, Alwyn, Aylwin, Elwin, Elwyn and Elwynn.

5 more relations via Alvin: Aluino, Alvan, Alven, Alvy and Alvyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Alaon, Anwynn, ..


Middle name pairings:
Alwynn Kayleb (A.K.), ..

How popular is Alwynn?

Alwynn is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Alwynn is an equivalently uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Alwynn (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Alvin (#602 in recent rankings), Elwin, Elwyn, Alwin, Alvy, Alven and Alvan. Usage of these forms of Alwynn was common 95 years ago (usage of 0.27%) and is now significantly diminished (usage 0.02%, 91.2% less), with versions like Elwin going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alvan, Alven, Alvin, Alvy, Alwin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elwin, Elwyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Alwynn is alike in pronunciation to Alain, Alan, Alann, Alen, Alin, Allain, Allan, Allayne, Allen, Alleyn, Alleyne, Allin, Allon, Alon, Alun, Alwine, Alyn, Eilwyn, Elwinn, Elwynne, Olyn, Walwyn, Walwynn, Walwynne and Welwyn. Other suggested similar names are Alano, Albyn, Aldwinn (see Aldwin), Aldwyn, Aldwynn, Aldwynne, Alswynn, Alwyss, Arwyn, Aswinn (see Aswin), Aswyn, Aswynn (see Aswin), Colwynn, Delwynn, Eldwynn, Erwynn, Ewynn, Flynn, Glynn, Gwynn, Melwynn, Orwynn, Oswynn, Owynn and Selwynn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alwynn.

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