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Gawayn

What does Gawayn mean?

Gawayn Pronunciation of Gawayn as a name for boys is of Celtic derivation, and the name Gawayn means "white hawk". Gawayn is a version of Gavin (Celtic).

ASSOCIATED WITH Ga-, white, hawk (eagle)

Variations

VARIANTS Gwayne, Gwayn, Gawayne, Gawan, Gawaine, Gawain

OTHER FORMS VIA GAVIN Gavan, Gaven, Gavyn, Gavynn

CREATIVE FORMS
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(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Gawayn Keon (G.K.), ..

How popular is Gawayn?

Gawayn is a rare given name for men. Gawayn is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Gawayn (NOT RANKED) appearing in the Top 2000 are Gavan, Gaven, Gavin (#70 A YEAR AGO) and Gavyn (#1111). Other forms, like Gawain, are uncommon. These forms of Gawayn were favored in the year 2008 (USAGE OF 0.6%) and are somewhat less popular today (USAGE 0.3%, 49% LESS), with the version Gaven becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gavan, Gaven, Gavin, Gavyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gawayn is alike in pronunciation to Gahan, Gayne, Gwin, Gwinn, Gwyn, Gwynn and Gyan. Other recommended sound-alike names are Alwyn, Aswyn, Cadyn, Dalwyn, Dalyn, Davyn, Dawayne, Elwyn, Erwyn, Frayn, Gaby, Gaelan, Gaetan, Gaeton, Galan, Galath, Galen, Gallway, Galten, Galvon, Galway, Galyn, Gamlin, Garald, Garan, Garey, Garin, Garion, Garlan, Garlen, Garlyn, Garman, Garmen, Garren, Garry, Garton, Garvan, Garvyn, Garwin, Garwyn, Garwynn (see Garvin), Gascon, Gaston, Gay, Gaylin, Gaylon, Gehan, Gian, Gladwyn, Gleann (see Glen), Goran, Gray, Graye, Hadwyn, Hamlyn, Husayn, Hywyn, Jaryn, Landyn, Malvyn (see Malvin), Martyn, Oswyn, Shayn, Swayn, Tarryn, Twayn, Unwyn and Walwyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gawayn.

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