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Kerwyn

What does Kerwyn mean?

Kerwyn Pronunciation of Kerwyn [ker-wyn] as a boys' name is of Irish origin, and the name Kerwyn means "little dark one". Kerwyn is a variant form of Kerwin (Irish): also possibly (Old English) "swamp friend".

Associated with: irish, little, dark.

Variations

Kerwyn has 3 variants: Kerwinn, Kirwan and Kirwen.

2 more relations via Kerwin: Kervin and Kervyn.

Creative forms:
(male) Keawyn, Kenwyn, ..

(female) Kerna, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kerwyn Brett (K.B.), ..

How popular is Kerwyn?

Kerwyn is an uncommon first name for males. Kerwyn is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Kervin and Kerwin are the prominent varying forms of Kerwyn (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Kerwyn was well-received 6 decades ago (median #1350). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kervin, Kerwin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kerwyn is pronounced similarly to Caerwyn, Carwyn, Corwan, Corwin, Corwyn, Corwynn, Keiran, Keirohn, Keirown, Kieran, Kieren, Kieron, Kierren, Kierrin, Kierron, Kiran, Koren, Korin, Korrin, Kyran and Kyron. Other suggested similar names are Aeryn, Arwyn, Berlyn, Berwin, Berwyn, Berwynn (see Berwyn), Darwyn, Delwyn, Derwin, Derwyn, Derwynn, Durwyn, Eirwyn, Erwyn, Garwyn, Hedwyn, Irwyn, Jermyn, Karny (see Kearney), Kearn, Kearny, Keiron, Kelvyn, Kelwin, Kelwyn, Kerby, Kerem, Kern, Kernan, Kerry, Kevyn, Korbyn, Medwyn, Melwyn, Merlyn, Mervyn, Merwin, Merwyn, Norwyn, Perkyn, Selwyn, Sherwyn, Terryn, Teryn, Verlyn and Welwyn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kerwyn.

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