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What does Gutyn mean?

Gutyn Pronunciation of Gutyn [gutyn] as a boys' name is of Latin and Welsh origin, and the meaning of the name Gutyn is "hooked nose; lord, prince". Gutyn is a Welsh form of Griffin (Latin): in Greek mythology and medieval legend. Gutyn is also a form of Griffith (Welsh): anglicized version of Gruffudd.

Associated with: prince (king).


Gutyn has 1 variant: Gutun.

1 more different relation via Griffin, Griffith: Guto.

Creative forms:
(male) Getyn, Guntyn, ..

(female) Gutel, Gutyne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Gutyn Otis (G.O.), ..

How popular is Gutyn?

Gutyn is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Gutyn is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Griffin (#236 a year ago) and Griffith are the popular variation forms of Gutyn (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Guto, are uncommon. These relations of Gutyn were at the apex of their popularity less than a decade ago (median #1109) and have remained as popular to this day (#1118, 3.4%). Griffin has historically been popular among parents. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Griffin, Griffith in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gutyn is pronounced similarly to Gaetan and Gaeton. Other recommended names are Austyn, Dustyn, Galyn, Gavyn, Glyn, Guinn, Gun, Gunn, Guryon, Guy, Gwayn, Gwyn, Justyn, Ostyn and Rustyn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gutyn.

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