What does Godwin mean?
Godwin /god-win/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Godwin is "God friend". Anglo-Saxon surname from god wine. The name of a Belgian saint, and the Earl of Wessex (11th century) who was father of King Harold.
How popular is Godwin?
Godwin is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1480 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name statistics of Godwin for boys. Godwin has yet to be listed in the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Godwin is pronounced similarly to Gideon▲, Gidon and Goodwinn. Other suggested similar baby names are Aldwin, Bodin, Bowin, Colwin, Corwin, Edwin▼, Eldwin, Garwin, Gethin, Gladwin, Glin, Godric, Goldewin, Goldwin, Goldwinn, Goldwyn, Gorin, Gorrin, Gwin, Hadwin, Hedwin, Medwin, Norwin, Robbin and Torrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Godwin.