Meaning and name origin
Arwyn \a-rw-yn\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Arwyn), is of English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Arwyn is "people's friend". Arwyn is a variant of Arvin (English, Old German).
There is 1 feminine form of Arwyn: Arwen.
Arwyn has 1 variant form: Arwin.
Arwyn is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Arwyn and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Arvin. (2014 statistics).
Arwyn is also pronounced similarly to Aaryn, Aeryn, Airyn, Aran, Aren, Arian▲, Arien, Arin, Arion, Aron▼, Arran, Arren, Arrin, Arron▼, Arun, Aryon, Eirwyn, Erwin▼, Erwyn, Erwynn, Irwin▼, Irwyn, Orwin and Orwynn. Other suggested similar baby names are Alwyn, Arlyn, Arn, Arny, Arvyn and Aswyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Arwyn.