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What does Gwinn mean?

Gwinn Pronunciation of Gwinn as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Gwinn) is of Welsh derivation, and the name Gwinn means "fair, white blessed, holy". Gwinn is an alternate spelling of Gwyn (Welsh): from (g)wyn.

ASSOCIATED WITH fair (white), blessed


VARIANTS Gwynn, Gwin, Guinn

(male) Ginn, ..

(female) Gwan, ..

Gwinn Zachariah (G.Z.), ..

How popular is Gwinn?

Gwinn is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#6725 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Gwinn has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gwinn name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Gwinn is pronounced similarly to Gahan, Gaine, Gawain, Gawaine, Gawan, Gawayn, Gayne, Gun, Gunn, Gunne, Gwayn, Gwayne and Gyan. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Aswinn (see Aswin), Elwinn (see Elvin), Erwinn, Ewynn, Finn, Flinn, Gains, Gian, Gino, Glenn, Glin, Glinn, Glynn, Godwinn, Irwinn (see Irwin), Linn, Oswinn, Owynn, Quinn, Unwinn (see Unwin) and Winn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Gwinn.

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