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Elwynne

What does Elwynne mean?

Elwynne Pronunciation of Elwynne [el-wynne] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of Elwynne is "elf or magical being, friend". Elwynne is an alternate form of Elvin (Old English): form of Alvin.

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

Variations

Elwynne has 3 variants: Elwin, Elwinn and Elwyn.

1 more related form via Elvin: Elvyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Elwyner, Erwynne, ..

(female) Elwyna, Elwyni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elwynne Weston (E.W.), ..

How popular is Elwynne?

Elwynne is a rare given name for males. Elwynne is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Elwynne (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Elvin (#1364 the previous year), Elwyn and Elwin. Adoption of these forms of Elwynne was widespread a century ago (median #524) and is now much diminished. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Elwynne is pronounced similarly to Alwine, Alwyn, Alwynn, Eilwyn, Elwynn, Walwynn and Walwynne. Other suggested similar names are Aldwinne, Aldwynne, Berwynne, Blayne, Edwyn, Eldwyn, Eldwynn, Elgine, Ellyce, Emlynn, Enne, Erwinn, Erwyn, Erwynn, Ethelwynne, Etienne, Ewynn, Gladwynne, Hadwynne (see Hadwin), Selwynne and Wynne. Like Elwynne, these names are not commonly used.

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