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Garwyn

What does Garwyn mean?

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

Associated with: old english, spear (warrior), friend.

Variations

Garwyn has 3 variants: Garwen, Garwin and Garwynn.

3 more alternative forms via Garvin: Garvan, Garven and Garvyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Gorwyn, Grewyn, ..

(female) Garna, Garsy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Garwyn Tre (G.T.), ..

How popular is Garwyn?

Garwyn is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Garwyn is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Garwyn (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Garvin. Adoption of this relation of Garwyn was more pronounced during 1910-1919. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Garwyn is alike in pronunciation to Garan, Garen, Garin, Garion, Garon, Garran, Garren, Garrin, Garron, Goran, Goren, Gorin, Gorren, Gorrin, Gurion and Guryon. Other suggested similar names are Aaryn, Arwyn, Berwyn, Caerwyn, Carwyn, Corwyn, Dalwyn, Darryn, Darwin, Darwon (see Darwin), Darwyn, Daryn, Derwyn, Durwyn, Eirwyn, Erwyn, Galyn, Garey, Garlan, Garlen, Garlin, Garlyn, Garman, Garmen, Garmin, Garmon, Garry, Garryk (see Garrick), Garson, Garton, Garvy, Gary, Gavyn, Gawan, Gawayn, Geron, Gladwyn, Godwyn, Gwyn, Hadwyn, Hardwyn, Harlyn, Irwyn, Jaryn, Kerwyn, Mardyn (see Marden), Martyn, Marvyn, Marwin, Marwynn, Merwyn, Norwyn, Tarryn and Walwyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Garwyn.

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