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pinWhat does Gawayn mean?

Gawayn /ga-wayn/ as a name for boys is of Celtic derivation, and the name Gawayn means "white hawk". Gawayn is a version of Gavin (Celtic) with the prefix Gaw-.


pinVariations

Gawayn has 6 variants: Gawain, Gawaine, Gawan, Gawayne, Gwayn and Gwayne.

Gawayn has 4 more different relations via Gavin: Gavan, Gaven, Gavyn and Gavynn.

Kreatif forms: Gaiwayn, Garwayn, Gaway. [more]

pinHow popular is Gawayn?

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

Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Gawayn and corresponding names. Popular related forms of Gawayn (not ranked) appearing in the Top 1000 are Gaven, Gavin (#60 a year ago) and Gavyn (#941). Other forms, like Gavan, are uncommon. These forms of Gawayn were favored in the year 2003 (usage of 0.52%) and are now less popular (usage 0.33%, 35% less), with the versions Gaven and Gavyn becoming less in vogue. Gavin is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gaven, Gavin, Gavyn in U.S.

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


pinSimilar Names

Gawayn is alike in pronunciation to Gahan, Gayne, Gwin, Gwinn, Gwyn, Gwynn and Gyan. Other recommended similar baby names are Dalwyn, Dalyn, Dawayne, Gaeton, Galan, Galath, Galway, Galyn, Garan, Garlan, Garlyn, Garton, Garvan, Garvyn, Garwyn, Garwynn, Gehan, Gian, Hadwyn, Husayn, Jaryn, Martyn, Swayn, Tarryn and Twayn. Like Gawayn, these names are not commonly used.

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