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What does Elwynn mean?

Elwynn Pronunciation of Elwynn [el-wynn] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the name Elwynn means "elf or magical being, friend; white, fair, blessed, holy". Elwynn is a version of Alvin (Old English). Elwynn is also a variant of Elwyn (Gaelic, Welsh): of uncertain origin.

ASSOCIATED WITH old english, elf, magical, friend, white, blessed


VARIANTS Elwin, Aylwin, Alwynn, Alwyn, Alwin, Aluin, Aloin, Ailwyn




Elwynn Dontae (E.D.), ..

How popular is Elwynn?

Elwynn is an unusual first name for males. Elwynn is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Elwynn (NOT RANKED) ranked in the Top 2000 are Alvin (#602 FROM RECENT DATA), Elvin (#1364), Elwyn, Elwin and Alwin. Other forms, like Ailwyn, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Elwynn was widespread among parents a century ago (ADOPTION OF 0.3%) and has become much less since (ADOPTION 0.03%, 89.8% LESS), with versions such as Alvin becoming somewhat dated. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Similar Names

Elwynn is alike in pronunciation to Alann, Allyn, Alwine, Alyn, Eilwyn, Elan, Elian, Elon, Elwinn, Elwynne, Olyn, Walwinn, Walwyn, Walwynn, Walwynne and Welwyn. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aldwinn (see Aldwin), Aldwynn, Alswynn, Aswynn (see Aswin), Berwynn (see Berwyn), Colwynn, Delwynn, Derwynn, Eamann (see Eamon), Eamonn, Eann, Edwyn, Elden, Eldon, Eldwyn, Eldwynn, Eliana, Elison, Elkana, Ellyson, Elman, Eloy, Elton, Elvyn, Elvys, Elwill, Elyas, Elyot, Emlyn, Emlynn, Erwin, Erwinn, Erwyn, Erwynn, Eumann, Evyn, Ewy, Ewynn, Eynon, Flann, Flinn, Flynn, Garwynn (see Garvin), Gavynn, Gleann (see Glen), Glenn, Glynn, Goldwynn (see Goldwin), Gwynn, Marwynn, Melwynn, Norwynn, Orwynn, Oswinn, Oswynn, Owynn, Selwinn (see Selwyn), Selwynn and Unwinn (see Unwin). These names tend to be more frequently used than Elwynn.

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