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What does Garwen mean?

Garwen Pronunciation of Garwen [gar-wen] as a name for boys is an Old English name, and the name Garwen means "spear-friend". Garwen is a variant form of Garvin (Old English).

ASSOCIATED WITH old english, spear (warrior), friend


VARIANTS Garwynn, Garwyn, Garwin

RELATIONS VIA GARVIN Garvan, Garven, Garvyn

(male) Gerwen, Gorwen, ..

(female) Garde, Gargen, ..

Garwen Amen (G.A.), ..

How popular is Garwen?

Garwen is an uncommon given name for males. Garwen is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular variation form of Garwen (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) is Garvin. This form of Garwen was favored as a baby name a century ago. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Garvin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Garwen is pronounced similarly to Garan, Garen, Garin, Garion, Garon, Garran, Garren, Garrin, Garron, Goran, Goren, Gorin, Gorren, Gorrin, Gurion and Guryon. Other suggested similar names are Aaren, Barden, Barren, Barten, Carden, Carmen, Carsen, Carwyn, Daren, Darren, Darwin, Darwon (see Darwin), Darwyn, Farren, Galen, Galten, Galven, Gared, Garek, Garey, Garlan, Garlen, Garlin, Garlyn, Garman, Garmon, Garner, Garnet, Garred, Garrey, Garson, Garton, Gaven, Gawan, Geron, Girven, Gorden, Harben, Hardwen (see Hardwin), Harken, Harlen, Harmen, Jaren, Jarren, Karmen, Kirwen, Laren, Larren, Larsen, Marden, Marten, Marven, Marwin, Naren, Parken, Taren, Tarren, Varden and Varten. These names tend to be more commonly used than Garwen.

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