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Meaning and Name Origin

Kirwen \k(i)-rwen, kir-wen\ as a boys' name. The name Kirwen means "little dark one". Kirwen is a derivative of Kerwin (Irish): also possibly (Old English) "swamp friend". A seldom-used given name for boys.


Kirwen has 3 variants: Kerwinn, Kerwyn and Kirwan.

Kirwen has 2 more related variations via Kerwin: Kervin and Kervyn.


Kirwen is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Kirwen is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Kirwen and associated names. Kerwin is the only popular alternative form of Kirwen (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of this boy name was at its highest during the years 1960-1969 and is now less. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kerwin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kirwen is pronounced similarly to Kieren, Kierren, Kiran and Koren. Like Kirwen, these names are not commonly used.