What does Godwin mean?
Godwin /god-win/ [2 sylls.] 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 popularity of Godwin for boys. Godwin has yet to be listed in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)